What does skyrocket mean?

Definitions for skyrocketˈskaɪˌrɒk ɪt

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word skyrocket.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. rocket, skyrocket(noun)

    propels bright light high in the sky, or used to propel a lifesaving line or harpoon

  2. skyrocket, rocket(verb)

    sends a firework display high into the sky

  3. rocket, skyrocket(verb)

    shoot up abruptly, like a rocket

    "prices skyrocketed"


  1. skyrocket(v. i.)

    To rise rapidly; -- usually used figuratively, as of prices.


  1. skyrocket(Noun)

    a type of firework that uses a solid rocket motor to rise quickly into the sky where it emits a variety of effects such as stars, bangs, crackles, etc.

  2. skyrocket(Noun)

    a rebuke, a scolding.

  3. skyrocket(Noun)


  4. skyrocket(Verb)

    To increase suddenly and extremely; to shoot up; to surge or spike.

    The shortage caused prices to skyrocket.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Skyrocket(noun)

    a rocket that ascends high and burns as it flies; a species of fireworks


  1. Skyrocket

    A skyrocket is a type of firework that uses a solid rocket motor to rise quickly into the sky. At the apex of its ascent, it is usual for a variety of effects to be emitted. Sky rockets use various stabilisation techniques to ensure the flight follows a predictable course, often a long stick attached to the side of the motor, but also including spin-stabilisation or fins.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of skyrocket in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of skyrocket in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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Translations for skyrocket

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • vyletět nahoruCzech
  • explodieren, hochschnellen, Feuerwerksrakete, emporschnellenGerman
  • ilotulitusraketti, tykitys, täyslaidallinenFinnish
  • grimper en flèche, volée de bois vert, fusée d'artifice, Scud, monter en flèche, exploserFrench
  • eldflaug, rakettaIcelandic
  • razzoItalian
  • 暴騰, ロケット花火, 狼煙, 急騰Japanese
  • ir às alturas, elevar-se às alturasPortuguese
  • взлетать, взмыть, сигнальная ракета, взмывать, подскочить, подскакивать, взлететьRussian
  • одлетети у небеса, odletjeti u nebesa, одлетјети у небеса, odleteti u nebesaSerbo-Croatian
  • stiga våldsamt, skjuta i höjdenSwedish

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