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Definition of Launch

Launch

  1. To throw, as a lance or dart; to hurl; to let fly.
  2. To strike with, or as with, a lance; to pierce.
  3. To cause to move or slide from the land into the water; to set afloat; as, to launch a ship.
  4. To send out; to start (one) on a career; to set going; to give a start to (something); to put in operation; as, to launch a son in the world; to launch a business project or enterprise.
  5. To move with force and swiftness like a sliding from the stocks into the water; to plunge; to make a beginning; as, to launch into the current of a stream; to launch into an argument or discussion; to launch into lavish expenditures; -- often with out.
  6. The act of launching.
  7. The movement of a vessel from land into the water; especially, the sliding on ways from the stocks on which it is built.
  8. The boat of the largest size belonging to a ship of war; also, an open boat of any size driven by steam, naphtha, electricity, or the like.

Launch Quotations

You must live in the present, launch yourself on every wave, find your eternity in each moment.
Henry David Thoreau

When you launch in a rocket, you're not really flying that rocket. You're just sort of hanging on.
Michael P. Anderson

People are in such a hurry to launch their product or business that they seldom look at marketing from a bird's eye view and they don't create a systematic plan.
Dave Ramsey

You'll never see me at the launch of the new PlayStation or some club. For me, the fun stuff is being able to get my mom tickets to 'Dancing With the Stars' - she loves Mario Lopez.
America Ferrera

It's like this: The time between having an idea and its public launch is measured in days not months, weeks not years.
Tim Bray
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Launch Translations

launch in Dutch is uitschrijven, lanceren, ontketenen
launch in Finnish is laskea vesille
launch in Spanish is lanzamiento, arrcncadero
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