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See definition of cannonball on Dictionary.com
  • as inammunition
  • as inmissile
  • as inprojectile
  • as inshot

synonyms for cannonball

  • ammo
  • armament
  • bomb
  • bullet
  • cartridge
  • chemical
  • explosive
  • gunpowder
  • materiel
  • missile
  • munition
  • napalm
  • rocket
  • shrapnel
  • torpedo
  • ball
  • buckshot
  • charge
  • confetti
  • fuse
  • grenade
  • powder
  • round
  • shell
  • shot
  • iron rations
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How to use cannonball in a sentence

We’ll do some improvements on our existing ones, and if we start to get some traffic, we can go back and get more money and then turn that bullet into firing a cannonball.
MEDIA BRIEFING: WHAT PUBLISHERS HAD TO SAY AT THE DIGIDAY PUBLISHING SUMMITTIM PETERSONSEPTEMBER 30, 2021DIGIDAY
This village we have just mentioned was on the east side of the river nearly opposite to the mouth of the Cannonball River.
PRAIRIE SMOKE (SECOND EDITION, REVISED)MELVIN RANDOLPH GILMORE
They were not at all certain where they were, but they knew they were a long way from the mouth of the Little Cannonball.
ROOSEVELT IN THE BAD LANDSH. HAGEDORN.
The skunk retaliated in his own fashion; and shortly after, they moved forever out of the cabin on the Little Cannonball.
ROOSEVELT IN THE BAD LANDSH. HAGEDORN.
Being laid about six feet thick, a cannonball could not have penetrated.
THE HISTORY OF SUMATRAWILLIAM MARSDEN
Don Cort had been dozing in what passed for the club car on the Buckeye Cannonball when the train braked to a stop.
AND THEN THE TOWN TOOK OFFRICHARD WILSON
A cannonball struck Saint Ruth, as he stood in the middle of the battery and killed him instantly.
ORANGE AND GREENG. A. HENTY
As I entered the building a cannonball from the enemy crashed through the house and killed four soldiers by the stairway.
WITH FIRE AND SWORDSAMUEL H. M. BYERS
A cannonball had in an instant cut away the top of his head in as straight a line as if it had been done with a surgeon's saw.
WITH FIRE AND SWORDSAMUEL H. M. BYERS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CANNONBALL

  • ammo
  • armament
  • ball
  • bomb
  • buckshot
  • bullet
  • cannonball
  • cartridge
  • charge
  • chemical
  • confetti
  • explosive
  • fuse
  • grenade
  • gunpowder
  • iron rations
  • materiel
  • missile
  • munition
  • napalm
  • powder
  • rocket
  • round
  • shell
  • shot
  • shrapnel
  • torpedo
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.