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synonyms for catapult

  • slingshot
  • arbalest
  • ballista
  • heaver
  • hurler
  • pitcher
  • propeller
  • shooter
  • sling
  • tosser
  • trebuchet
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How to use catapult in a sentence

Adam Kovacevich was representing big tech back when big tech was still mostly-celebrated as a catapult to America’s innovative economic future.
KILL YOUR ALGORITHM: LISTEN TO EPISODE TWO OF THE PODCAST FEATURING TALES FROM A MORE FEARSOME FTCKATE KAYEOCTOBER 28, 2021DIGIDAY
The Tatmadaw is a twisted and archaic Goliath and, despite their lack of firepower I do believe that this time the Burmese people—who, like David, are literally armed with catapults—will win and topple the dictatorship once and for all.
REVOLUTIONS ARE BUILT ON HOPE. THAT'S WHY I BELIEVE MYANMAR'S PROTESTERS WILL SUCCEEDMIMI AYEAPRIL 8, 2021TIME
The Bucks tried to take a battering ram to the wall their opponents built around the basket in those two series, only to end up settling for a catapult instead.
THE BUCKS BUILT THE NBA’S BEST DEFENSE. NOW, OTHER TEAMS ARE COPYING IT.JARED DUBINJANUARY 6, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
The 522 snap-together parts in Ubtech’s Jimu Competitive Series ChampBot Kit combine to create three different configurations, including this catapult.
THESE THREE ROBOTS CAN TEACH KIDS HOW TO CODEJOHN KENNEDYSEPTEMBER 17, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
You might not be able to toss huge stones, but you can build a catapult to throw a marshmallow or two.
LET’S LEARN ABOUT ANCIENT TECHNOLOGYBETHANY BROOKSHIRESEPTEMBER 15, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
They had rigged up a rude catapult from some lumber and ropes.
HUNTERS OUT OF SPACEJOSEPH EVERIDGE KELLEAM
Poof—crack—bang, went off another explosion; and up bounced Old Hellyer, as if a catapult had been applied below his seat.
ON BOARD THE ESMERALDAJOHN CONROY HUTCHESON
Through they went and half-way across the bridge before they could check their monster catapult.
THE NERVE OF FOLEYFRANK H. SPEARMAN
The throng of pirates had cleared away from the great wooden catapult, leaving two of their number to discharge it.
THE WHITE COMPANYARTHUR CONAN DOYLE
A stone from a catapult in the tower came whizzing and struck his head with a mournful crash.
SNNICAVICENTE BLASCO IBEZ
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WORDS RELATED TO CATAPULT

  • assail
  • barrage
  • batter
  • beset
  • besiege
  • blast
  • blitz
  • bomb
  • cannonade
  • catapult
  • fire upon
  • harass
  • hound
  • launch
  • open fire
  • pester
  • pound
  • shell
  • strafe
  • strike
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