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synonyms for rocketed

  • launched
  • placed into orbit
  • put up
  • sent into orbit
  • sent up
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How to use rocketed in a sentence

Over and over again coveys of small birds rocketed up from beside the road and dived to cover after he had passed.
OPERATION TERRORWILLIAM FITZGERALD JENKINS
Somehow the old man had found one of his guns, and cried aloud in savage hate as he rocketed shot after shot toward the doorway.
THE LONE RANGER RIDESFRAN STRIKER
The volunteer had rocketed himself across the emptiness between the two again-separated ships.
PARIAH PLANETMURRAY LEINSTER
On the screen the mountains danced weirdly as the set rocketed swiftly away and then came the glint of red and yellow desert.
EMPIRECLIFFORD DONALD SIMAK
Up onto an elevated roadway sped their cab where it rocketed along at forty-five miles an hour.
JANET HARDY IN RADIO CITYRUTHE S. WHEELER
Norman whirled, glimpsed the long tube on its swivel beside him, trained it on the boats rising ahead as they rocketed nearer.
ASTOUNDING STORIES OF SUPER-SCIENCE, AUGUST 1930VARIOUS
As they rocketed back to the Magellan, the whole polar cap, an area hundreds of miles around the Sun-tap station, split apart.
THE SECRET OF THE NINTH PLANETDONALD ALLEN WOLLHEIM
Fragments of heads, arms and legs rocketed skyward in the form of an inverted cone.
DYNAMITE STORIESHUDSON MAXIM
The volunteer had rocketed himself across the emptiness between the two again separated ships.
THIS WORLD IS TABOOMURRAY LEINSTER
Into a one-way skyway he rocketed, along it over the suburbs and into the transcontinental super-highway.
THE VORTEX BLASTEREDWARD ELMER SMITH
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO ROCKETED

  • launched
  • placed into orbit
  • put up
  • rocketed
  • sent into orbit
  • sent up
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.