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Definition 1: sends a firework display high into the sky - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for skyrocket in the sense of this definition

(skyrocket is a kind of ...) (usually plural) a device with an explosive that burns at a low rate and with colored flames; can be used to illuminate areas or send signals etc.

Definition 2: propels bright light high in the sky, or used to propel a lifesaving line or harpoon - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for skyrocket in the sense of this definition

(skyrocket is a kind of ...) a signal that involves visual communication

Definition 3: shoot up abruptly, like a rocket - [verb of motion]

Samples where skyrocket or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • prices skyrocketed

Synonyms for skyrocket in the sense of this definition

(skyrocket is a kind of ...) move upward

"The fog lifted" "The smoke arose from the forest fire" "The mist uprose from the meadows"

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