Translation of "rocket" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] (DEVICE) 裝置 uk us /ˈrɒk.ɪt/ US  /ˈrɑː.kɪt/

a large cylindrical object which moves very fast by forcing out burning gases, and which is used for space travel or as a weapon

They launched a rocket to the planet Venus. 他們向金星發射了一枚火箭。
The rebels were firing anti-tank rockets. 叛軍在發射反坦克火箭彈。

(also skyrocket) a type of firework that flies up into the air before exploding


(Translation of “rocket noun (DEVICE)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)