Appearance
Use device theme  
Dark theme
Light theme

What is the opposite of rocket?

Need antonyms for rocket? Here's a list of opposite words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

Noun
Opposite of a severe reprimand
Noun
Opposite of an instance of fierce public criticism or opposition
“His defense was that he was only trying to protect himself and his family.”
Verb
Opposite of to rise upwards abruptly and rapidly (literally or figuratively)
Verb
Opposite of to rapidly increase in amount, value or degree
Verb
Opposite of to move very rapidly
Verb
Opposite of to send off into the skies or space
“If you don't bring down the helicopter now, it will strike again at a less opportune time.”
Verb
(usually sports) Opposite of to hit, kick or throw something (usually a ball) extremely high
“The goalkeeper would deflect the ball away from the goal skillfully.”
Verb
(informal) Opposite of to move or depart hastily
“Do you mind if we stay here a little longer?”
Verb
Opposite of to move at a fast speed on foot
“She watched in gentle adoration, her two-year-old daughter walk slowly toward her.”
Verb
Opposite of to rush forward, especially suddenly and with speed
“Considering the dangers, I slowly retreat out of the dark cavern and look for another spot to settle for the night.”
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

Related Words and Phrases

See Also

Nearby Words
6-letter Words Starting With
Find Antonyms
go
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2022