Welcome to Anagrammer Crossword Genius! Keep reading below to see if boulder is an answer to any crossword puzzle or word game (Scrabble, Words With Friends etc). Scroll down to see all the info we have compiled on boulder.
Searching in Crosswords ...
The answer BOULDER has 43 possible clue(s) in existing crosswords.
Searching in Word Games ...
The word BOULDER is VALID in some board games. Check BOULDER in word games in Scrabble, Words With Friends, see scores, anagrams etc.
Searching in Dictionaries ...
Definitions of boulder in various dictionaries:
noun - a large smooth mass of rock detached from its place of origin
noun - a town in north central Colorado
A large rounded mass of rock lying on the surface of the ground or embedded in the soil.
Word Research / Anagrams and more ...
Keep reading for additional results and analysis below.
|Possible Jeopardy Clues|
|Trenton, Concord, Boulder|
|University of Colorado|
|The site of the University of Colorado's main campus, it owns Arapahoe Glacier, from which it gets most of its water|
|Named for the large rocks in the area, it's home to the University of Colorado|
|The largest type of rock fragment, it's defined as more than 10" across, though we think of it as huge|
|Mork traveled millions of miles from Ork to this Colorado city, Mindy's hometown|
|Time in the U.S. is determined by the National Institute of Standards & Technology whose atomic clock is in this Colorado city|
|University of Colorado|
|This city northwest of Denver gets its name from the large rock formations in the area|
|Geologists define one as a large rounded piece of rock more than 256 mm in diameter|
|Possible Dictionary Clues|
|a large rock, typically one that has been worn smooth by erosion.|
|A large rock, typically one that has been worn smooth by erosion.|
|a town in north central Colorado Rocky Mountains resort center and university town|
|a large smooth mass of rock detached from its place of origin|
|a very large rock|
|a large, rounded rock that has been smoothed by the action of the weather or water|
In geology, a boulder is a rock fragment with size greater than 25.6 centimetres (10.1 in) in diameter. Smaller pieces are called cobbles and pebbles. While a boulder may be small enough to move or roll manually, others are extremely massive. |
* In common usage, a boulder is too large for a person to move. Smaller boulders are usually just called rocks or stones. The word boulder is short for boulder stone, from Middle English bulderston or Swedish bullersten.In places covered by ice sheets during Ice Ages, such as Scandinavia, northern North America, and Siberia, glacial erratics are common. Erratics are boulders picked up by ice sheets during their advance, and deposited when they melt. They are called "erratic" because they typically are of a different rock type than the bedrock on which they are deposited. One of them is used as the pedestal of the Bronze Horseman in Saint Petersburg, Russia.
* Some noted rock formations involve giant boulders exposed by erosion, such as the Devil