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Synonyms for bullet
ˈbʊl ɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bullet, slug(noun)

    a projectile that is fired from a gun

    Synonyms:
    biff, slug, smoke, fastball, hummer, punch, type slug, heater, poke, lick, bullet train, sluggard, clout

  2. bullet train, bullet(noun)

    a high-speed passenger train

    Synonyms:
    fastball, bullet train, slug, smoke, hummer, heater

  3. fastball, heater, smoke, hummer, bullet(noun)

    (baseball) a pitch thrown with maximum velocity

    "he swung late on the fastball"; "he showed batters nothing but smoke"

    Synonyms:
    warmer, gage, skunk, smoke, roll of tobacco, weed, dope, fume, sess, slug, green goddess, hummer, fastball, locoweed, smoking, bullet train, grass, pot, sens, heater

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    ball, bala, dingbat, builet, slug, gunshot, shot, bullitt, chip, baseball, bale, softball, prune

How to pronounce bullet?

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How to say bullet in sign language?

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How to use bullet in a sentence?

  1. William Cunningham:

    They're trying to survive outside — to get housing, to get a job. We just don't have a system that's designed for people who have those kinds of issues. It's designed for well-educated, well-informed consumers in a market type system, it's the context of people's lives that is just so difficult that HIV is not their biggest problem. We haven't come up with any kind of magic bullet, but at the very least, we need to focus on these social barriers to a greater extent.

  2. Qusair Mohamedbhai:

    These facts undermine Denver Police Department's claim that Jessie was driving at the officers as they shot her, the wound path and trajectory of the bullet that likely killed Jessica Hernandez undermines the version of events as indicated by the Denver Police Department.

  3. Jehad Shawar:

    As his brother exited the bathroom, which was inside the room, they fired five bullets, one bullet in the head, one in the chest and three in his body, they took Shalalda and placed him in the wheelchair they brought the woman in and they exited the room preventing anyone from giving medical aid to the young man laid on the floor.

  4. Nicholas Szechenyi:

    It could be that Japan, while on the front lines of the outbreak, was exposed at an early stage and might have dodged a bullet by focusing on preventing the virus from entering the country, but the government also made a conscious decision not to test widely, and that might lead to another surge in coronavirus cases.

  5. Tim Johnson:

    Something has to be done. There's not enough regulation. There's not enough action taken by our politicians, we may have dodged a bullet with our daughter.


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