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Synonyms for rocket
ˈrɒk ɪtrock·et

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rocket, projectilenoun

    any vehicle self-propelled by a rocket engine

    Synonyms:
    rocket engine, garden rocket, projectile, missile, skyrocket, arugula, rocket salad, roquette

  2. rocket, rocket enginenoun

    a jet engine containing its own propellant and driven by reaction propulsion

    Synonyms:
    rocket engine, garden rocket, projectile, skyrocket, arugula, rocket salad, roquette

  3. rocket, roquette, garden rocket, rocket salad, arugula, Eruca sativa, Eruca vesicaria sativanoun

    erect European annual often grown as a salad crop to be harvested when young and tender

    Synonyms:
    rocket engine, garden rocket, projectile, skyrocket, arugula, rocket salad, roquette

  4. rocket, skyrocketnoun

    propels bright light high in the sky, or used to propel a lifesaving line or harpoon

    Synonyms:
    rocket engine, garden rocket, projectile, skyrocket, arugula, rocket salad, roquette

  5. skyrocket, rocketverb

    sends a firework display high into the sky

    Synonyms:
    rocket engine, garden rocket, projectile, skyrocket, arugula, rocket salad, roquette

  6. rocket, skyrocketverb

    shoot up abruptly, like a rocket

    "prices skyrocketed"

    Synonyms:
    skyrocket

  7. rocketverb

    propel with a rocket

    Synonyms:
    skyrocket

Editors Contribution

  1. dead bird

    the result of my m-60 fire was the dead bird that crashed into the field; an rocket propelled grenade(rpg) made a dead bird out of that drone; the battalion had too many dead birds because of surface to air missiles(sams) in theater that day.

    Submitted by anonymous on May 31, 2020  
  2. missle

    i launched the missle (rocket) into space.

    Submitted by rinat on August 28, 2019  

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "rocket":

    missile, rockets, missiles, rocket-propelled, flare

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How to use rocket in a sentence?

  1. Hillary Clintons:

    It's not rocket science, this is the key in how we can begin to build these bridges, on how we can once again unite around this mission of service.

  2. Jim Bridenstine:

    We’re getting ready to launch what will be the largest rocket ever launched in the history of humanity, it’s going to have a bigger payload capacity and a bigger faring to carry larger objects than we’ve ever been able to put into orbit. This particular rocket, the Space Launch System is going to take us to the moon, and it’s going to take us on to Mars.

  3. Antoine Jasmine:

    Then eventually it shot up like a rocket. People started dropping dead. Three peopled turned into 10, that's when I believe the fear of what's really going on shocked.

  4. Isar Aerospace:

    The funding will allow Isar Aerospace to further invest in Isar Aerospace launch, testing, and manufacturing infrastructure for its largely automated rocket production and commercial operations.

  5. Abu Ahmad:

    Imagine...we couldn't even do anything. The rocket launchers, the warplanes. We left them to die under the rubble.

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