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English definition of “skyrocket”


verb [I] uk   /ˈskaɪˌrɒk.ɪt/ us    /-ˌrɑː.kɪt/
to rise extremely quickly or make extremely quick progress towards success: Housing prices have skyrocketed in recent months.
Value and price increases
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