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1. firing

noun. ['ˈfaɪrɪŋ, ˈfaɪɝrɪŋ'] the act of firing weapons or artillery at an enemy.

Synonyms

  • barrage fire
  • counterpreparation fire
  • preparation fire
  • covering fire
  • counterfire
  • direct fire
  • crossfire
  • registration fire
  • volley
  • shelling
  • fusillade
  • observed fire
  • attack
  • scheduled fire
  • fratricide
  • antiaircraft fire
  • concentrated fire
  • cover
  • cannon fire
  • indirect fire
  • unobserved fire
  • destruction fire
  • burst
  • distributed fire
  • supporting fire
  • battery
  • onslaught
  • massed fire
  • artillery fire
  • neutralization fire
  • harassing fire
  • suppressive fire
  • interdiction fire
  • call fire
  • radar fire
  • salvo
  • broadside
  • searching fire
  • onset
  • bombardment
  • hostile fire
  • barrage
  • onrush
  • friendly fire
  • grazing fire

Antonyms

  • fall short of
  • implode
  • lack
  • inactivity

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2. firing

noun. ['ˈfaɪrɪŋ, ˈfaɪɝrɪŋ'] the act of discharging a gun.

Synonyms

  • discharge
  • gun
  • shot
  • firing off

Antonyms

  • hire
  • ground stroke
  • defend
  • praise

3. rocket

noun. ['ˈrɑːkət'] any vehicle self-propelled by a rocket engine.

Synonyms

  • test instrument vehicle
  • vehicle
  • multistage rocket
  • missile
  • projectile
  • research rocket
  • step rocket
  • test rocket

Antonyms

  • turn in
  • descend
  • recede
  • go

Etymology

  • rocchetta (Italian)
  • roquette (French)

4. rocket

noun. ['ˈrɑːkət'] a jet engine containing its own propellant and driven by reaction propulsion.

Synonyms

  • takeoff rocket
  • thruster
  • booster
  • space rocket
  • projectile
  • booster unit
  • takeoff booster
  • jet engine
  • nuclear rocket
  • retrorocket
  • rocket engine

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • set
  • sit down
  • lie down

Etymology

  • rocchetta (Italian)
  • roquette (French)

5. rocket

noun. ['ˈrɑːkət'] sends a firework display high into the sky.

Synonyms

  • skyrocket
  • pyrotechnic

Antonyms

  • go off
  • stop
  • stay

Etymology

  • rocchetta (Italian)
  • roquette (French)

6. rocket

noun. ['ˈrɑːkət'] propels bright light high in the sky, or used to propel a lifesaving line or harpoon.

Synonyms

  • visual signal

Antonyms

  • wane
  • decrease

Etymology

  • rocchetta (Italian)
  • roquette (French)

7. rocket

noun. ['ˈrɑːkət'] erect European annual often grown as a salad crop to be harvested when young and tender.

Synonyms

  • herbaceous plant
  • rocket salad
  • garden rocket
  • roquette
  • Eruca sativa
  • arugula
  • Eruca
  • genus Eruca
  • Eruca vesicaria sativa

Antonyms

  • worsen
  • begin
  • high explosive
  • ordinary

Etymology

  • rocchetta (Italian)
  • roquette (French)

8. rocket

verb. ['ˈrɑːkət'] propel with a rocket.

Synonyms

  • impel

Antonyms

  • slow up
  • lessen

Etymology

  • rocchetta (Italian)
  • roquette (French)

9. rocket

verb. ['ˈrɑːkət'] shoot up abruptly, like a rocket.

Synonyms

  • uprise
  • go up
  • come up
  • move up
  • rise
  • arise
  • lift

Antonyms

  • decrescendo
  • weaken
  • slacken off
  • slack off

Etymology

  • rocchetta (Italian)
  • roquette (French)

10. firing

noun. ['ˈfaɪrɪŋ, ˈfaɪɝrɪŋ'] the act of setting something on fire.

Synonyms

  • lighting
  • combustion
  • burning
  • ignition
  • kindling

Antonyms

  • artifact
  • undress
  • exclude
  • arise
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