rocket ship

noun
Updated on: 17 Nov 2017

Definition of rocket ship

: a rocket-propelled spaceship

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First Known Use of rocket ship

1927


ROCKET SHIP Defined for English Language Learners

rocket ship

noun

Definition of rocket ship for English Language Learners

  • : a spaceship that is powered by rockets


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