Translation of "rocket" - English-Spanish dictionary

rocket

noun uk /ˈrɒk·ɪt/ us /ˈrɑ·kɪt/

a tube-shaped vehicle for travelling in space

cohete

(Translation of “rocket” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

rocket

noun /ˈrokit/

a tube containing materials which, when set on fire, give off a jet of gas which drives the tube forward, usually up into the air, used eg as a firework, for signalling, or for launching a spacecraft.

cohete

a spacecraft launched in this way

cohete
The Americans have sent a rocket to Mars.

(Translation of “rocket” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)