English dictionary definition of:

rocket


Noun

  • a jet engine containing its own propellant and driven by reaction propulsion
  • any vehicle self-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

Verb

  • propel with a rocket
  • shoot up abruptly, like a rocket

Thesaurus

arugula projectile roquette skyrocket

Spellzone course content

View spelling list Longer words with ck and learn about the word rocket in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 2. Spelling the consonant sounds, Part 1.

View spelling list The /it/ sound spelled et and learn about the word rocket in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 32. Word endings: -et, -ot, -ate, -ite.

View spelling list Some practice in consonant patterns and learn about the word rocket in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 8. Syllables: how to divide words.

Scrabble score for rocket


Scrabble score = 12

generated at 09:05:34 on 19-11-19

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