Example Sentences

the enemy catapulted rocks towards the fort

The watermelon catapulted across the field, and exploded in a glorious smash.

Definitions

verb

to shoot forth or launch, as if from a catapult

verb

to hurl as if with a sling

Synonyms: sling

noun

a plaything consisting of a Y-shaped stick with elastic between the arms

Synonyms: sling, slingshot

noun

a device that launches aircraft from a warship

Synonyms: launcher

noun

an engine that provided medieval artillery used during sieges

Synonyms: onager

Other words

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