ţʵ

rocket noun

1 spacecraft

ADJ. space

VERB + ROCKET launch | go/send into orbit

ROCKET + VERB blast off, take off | land

ROCKET + NOUN booster, engine | fuel | scientist (often humorous) You don't have to be a rocket scientist (= very clever) to do this job.

2 weapon

ADJ. long-range | anti-aircraft, anti-tank

VERB + ROCKET fire

ROCKET + VERB explode

ROCKET + NOUN attack | launcher