HyperDic: skyrocket

English > 3 senses of the word skyrocket:
VERBmotionskyrocket, rocketshoot up abruptly, like a rocket
NOUNcommunicationskyrocket, rocketpropels bright light high in the sky, or used to propel a lifesaving line or harpoon
artifactskyrocket, rocketsends a firework display high into the sky
skyrocket > pronunciation
Soundsskay'raa.kaht
Rhymesabbot ... zealot / Zealot: 372 rhymes with aht...
English > skyrocket: 3 senses > noun 1, communication
Meaningpropels bright light high in the sky, or used to propel a lifesaving line or harpoon.
Synonymrocket
Broadervisual signalA signal that involves visual communication
Spanishcohete
Verbsskyrocketshoot up abruptly, like a rocket
English > skyrocket: 3 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningSends a firework display high into the sky.
Synonymrocket
Broaderfirework, pyrotechnic(usually plural) a device with an explosive that burns at a low rate and with colored flames
Spanishcohete
Catalancoet
Verbsskyrocketshoot up abruptly, like a rocket
English > skyrocket: 3 senses > verb 1, motion
MeaningShoot up abruptly, like a rocket.
PatternSomething ----s
Example"prices skyrocketed"
Synonymrocket
Broaderrise, lift, arise, move up, go up, come up, upriseMove upward
Spanishdisparar
Catalandisparar
Nounsskyrocketsends a firework display high into the sky
skyrocketpropels bright light high in the sky, or used to propel a lifesaving line or harpoon

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