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Overview of noun rocket

The noun rocket has 5 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (2) rocket, projectile

(any vehicle self-propelled by a rocket engine)

2. (2) rocket, rocket engine

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

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

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

4. rocket, skyrocket

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

5. skyrocket, rocket

(sends a firework display high into the sky)

Overview of verb rocket

The verb rocket has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. rocket, skyrocket

(shoot up abruptly, like a rocket; "prices skyrocketed")

2. rocket

(propel with a rocket) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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