Associations to the word «Launcher»

Wiktionary

LAUNCHER, noun. One who or that which launches. A device that throws something or the person who initiates a launch.
LAUNCHER, noun. (computing) An application that launches another or others, often holding icons or menus for frequently used programs.

Dictionary definition

LAUNCHER, noun. Armament in the form of a device capable of launching a rocket.
LAUNCHER, noun. A device that launches aircraft from a warship.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats