Synonyms

1. sea-rocket

noun. salt-tolerant seashore annual grown for its fragrant rose or violet flowers and fleshy grey-green foliage.

Synonyms

  • Cakile
  • herbaceous plant
  • herb
  • Cakile maritima

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Words that Rhyme with Rocket Launcher

Example sentences of the word rocket-launcher


1. Noun Phrase
The Bazooka Trooper is equipped with a powerful rocket launcher that can destroy silver objects.

2. launcher

noun. ['ˈlɔntʃɝ'] armament in the form of a device capable of launching a rocket.

Synonyms

  • armament
  • bazooka

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • launch (English)
  • lancha (Portuguese)

3. launcher

noun. ['ˈlɔntʃɝ'] a device that launches aircraft from a warship.

Synonyms

  • catapult

Antonyms

  • disarming
  • demobilization

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • launch (English)
  • lancha (Portuguese)

4. 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)

5. 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)

6. rocket

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

Synonyms

  • skyrocket
  • pyrotechnic

Antonyms

  • go off
  • stop
  • stay

Etymology

  • rocchetta (Italian)
  • roquette (French)

7. 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)

8. 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)

9. rocket

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

Synonyms

  • impel

Antonyms

  • slow up
  • lessen

Etymology

  • rocchetta (Italian)
  • roquette (French)

10. 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)
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