Part of speech:
A shell fired by such a cannon.
To throw (stones, etc.) with a sling
The definition of a fling is a wild, short time of pleasure.
An ancient and medieval engine of warfare, usually having a design similar to a crossbow, used to hurl heavy projectiles.
An effort to raise something, as a weight, or one's self, or to move something heavy.
A Y-shaped piece of wood, metal, etc. with an elastic band or bands attached to the upper tips for shooting stones, etc.
Find another word for catapult. In this page you can discover 22 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for catapult, like: propel, launch, trebuchet, weapon, launcher, mortar, sling, trebucket, headfirst, fling and onager.