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Synonyms for projectile
prəˈdʒɛk tɪl, -taɪlpro·jec·tile

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. projectile


    weapon, sidearms, handarms

Princeton's WordNet

  1. projectile, missilenoun

    a weapon that is forcibly thrown or projected at a targets but is not self-propelled

    rocket, missile

    undynamic, adynamic

  2. rocket, projectileadjective

    any vehicle self-propelled by a rocket engine

    rocket engine, garden rocket, missile, skyrocket, rocket, arugula, rocket salad, roquette

    adynamic, undynamic

  3. projectileadjective

    impelling or impelled forward

    "a projectile force"; "a projectile missile"

    undynamic, adynamic

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. projectilenoun


PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "projectile":

    proj, shell

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How to use projectile in a sentence?

  1. Sergeant Kevin Halle:

    I was screening the material to be taken out and, looking at the screen, there was a projectile.

  2. Man Trump:

    You're asking me to choose between projectile vomit and diarrhea.

  3. Mario Andrada:

    We haven't yet been able to confirm what kind of projectile hit the bus, we don't want to speculate.

  4. James Bevan:

    The investigation team also experienced headaches and nausea when in close proximity to the projectile/agent.

  5. Alyssa Milano:

    Thank God I have the husband that I have and that we laugh together about everything, [Elizabella] projectile-vomited all over the back of this realtor’s car.

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