Focus on the pronunciation of launch
English definition of “launch”
/lɔːnʃ/ verb [I or T]
› to begin something new such as a plan or business: launch a bid/company He has not ruled out launching a takeover bid for the company.launch an inquiry/investigation When an investigation was launched into the deal, two cofounders resigned.launch an assault/attack/offensive The administration launched an attack on organized software piracy.launch a campaign/initiative/scheme We launched a campaign to fight world hunger. launch a site/website
› MARKETING to introduce a new product or service for sale: The manufacturer has launched a new car, which will go on sale this spring.launch a product/range The jeweller is about to launch a range at a well-known department store.
› to start a new job, to start work in a new industry, or to start a new part of your work life: Michael launched his career as a software salesman.launch sb/yourself as sth She launched herself as a designer of high-end handbags.