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Spanish translation of “launch”

launch

verb /loːntʃ/
to make (a boat or ship) slide into the water or (a rocket) leave the ground As soon as the alarm was sounded, the lifeboat was launched The Russians have launched a rocket. to start (a person, project etc) off on a course His success on a TV talent show launched him on a brilliant career. to throw. The protesters launched bricks and other missiles at the police. launching-pad noun a platform from which a rocket can be launched. launch into to begin eagerly He launched into an enthusiastic description of the play. launch out to throw oneself freely into some new activity (often involving spending money). He decided to launch out on his own and become a freelance writer.
(Definition of launch from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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