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Definitions for rocket launcher
rock·et launch·er

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word rocket launcher.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. launcher, rocket launchernoun

    armament in the form of a device capable of launching a rocket


  1. rocket launchernoun

    a hand-held tube-like device for launching a rocket propelled explosive device (missile)

  2. rocket launchernoun

    a truck for carrying and launching a missile

  3. rocket launchernoun

    a rack on a boat or a vehicle, for holding or storing fishing rods.


  1. Rocket launcher

    A rocket launcher is a device that launches an unguided, rocket-propelled projectile, although the term is often used in reference to mechanisms that are portable and capable of being operated by an individual.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rocket launcher in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rocket launcher in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of rocket launcher in a Sentence

  1. Christophe Crepin:

    This cell did not include just those three. We think with all seriousness that they had accomplices, because of the weaponry, the logistics and the costs of it, these are heavy weapons. When I talk about things like a rocket launcher — it's not like buying a baguette on the corner. It's for targeted acts.

  2. Kim Dong-yub:

    North Korea is trying to selectively modernize conventional forces in a low-cost, high-efficiency way to focus on the economy and reassure the military while nuclear talks are under way, and the rocket launcher is a product of that effort, the latest test indicated that the system was ready for mass production and deployment.

  3. The Wilson Center report:

    Finland’s artillery forces are the largest and best-equipped in Western Europe, with some 1,500 artillery weapons, including 700 Howitzer guns, 700 heavy mortar, and 100 rocket launcher systems, the Finnish artillery has more artillery firepower than the combined militaries of Poland, Germany, Norway, and Sweden can currently muster.

Translations for rocket launcher

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  • raketometCzech
  • raketstyrDanish
  • Raketenwerfer, RaketenabschussgerätGerman
  • raketo lanĉiloEsperanto
  • lanzacohetesSpanish
  • sinkoFinnish
  • lance-roquettesFrench
  • lanciarazziItalian
  • ロケット発射器Japanese
  • ರಾಕೆಟ್ ಲಾಂಚರ್Kannada
  • pelancar roketMalay
  • rakettkasterNorwegian
  • wyrzutnia rakietowaPolish
  • lançador de foguetesPortuguese
  • реакти́вный гранатомёт, реакти́вная систе́ма за́лпового огня́, раке́тная устано́вкаRussian
  • раке́тна устано́вка, реактив́на систе́ма за́лпового вогню́, реакти́вний гранатоме́тUkrainian
  • 火箭发射器Chinese

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