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  Words related to rocket

Related / Similar Words: rocket engine, skyrocket, roquette, garden rocket, rocket salad, arugula, Eruca sativa, Eruca vesicaria sativa

 

Definition:
  • a jet engine containing its own propellant and driven by reaction propulsion;
  • any vehicle propelled by a rocket engine;
  • sends a firework display high into the sky;
  • propels bright light high in the sky, or used to propel a lifesaving line or harpoon;
  • erect European annual often grown as a salad crop to be harvested when young and tender;
  • propel with a rocket;
  • shoot up abruptly, like a rocket; "prices skyrocketed";

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    Hyponyms: booster, booster rocket, booster unit, multistage rocket, takeoff booster, takeoff rocket, nuclear rocket, retrorocket, space rocket, thruster, missile, test rocket, research rocket, test instrument vehicle

     

    Member Meronyms: Eruca, genus Eruca

     

    Derivational Morphology: skyrocket, rocketry

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 火箭   Dutch: raket  
    Finnish: raketti   French: fusée  
    German: Rakete   Hebrew: טיל  
    Italian: razzo   Japanese: ロケット  
    Korean: 로켓트   Maltese: rokit  
    Portuguese: foguete   Romanian: racheta  
    Russian: ракета   Spanish: cohete  
    Swedish: raket  
     
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