What does the word rocket mean?

Usage examples for rocket

  1. " We'll need some rocket fuel. – Rip Foster in Ride the Gray Planet by Harold Leland Goodwin
  2. All this time my mind was pre- occupied by the extraordinary appearance of the rocket, rising from the neighborhood of a lonely little village between midnight and one in the morning. – The Guilty River by Wilkie Collins
  3. Hurriedly he put the small rocket in at a slight angle. – The Flying Stingaree by Harold Leland Goodwin