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See definition of missiles on Dictionary.com
  • as inmunitions
  • as inordnance

synonyms for missiles

  • ammo
  • armament
  • arsenal
  • bombs
  • bullets
  • explosives
  • grenades
  • gunpowder
  • shells
  • torpedos
  • weapons
  • munitions
  • arms
  • bombs
  • weapons
  • big guns
  • heavy stuff
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How to use missiles in a sentence

The wind sang in his ears, and rock, bush, and stunted tree flashed by like so many missiles hurled at him by a giant hand.
MOTOR MATT'S "CENTURY" RUNSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
But they came up too late to catch the Whites, who had crossed the ditch and were sheltered from their missiles.
THE BORDER RIFLESGUSTAVE AIMARD
All the books were to be collected, either to serve as missiles, or to be burned; that was not quite settled.
DIGBY HEATHCOTEW.H.G. KINGSTON
Next morning he stationed ships supplied with missiles of every sort, all along the seaboard, under the command ofThe assault.
THE HISTORIES OF POLYBIUS, VOL. II (OF 2)POLYBIUS
Besides, their missiles were beginning to fall short; and the number of men they had lost greatly disheartened them.
THE HISTORIES OF POLYBIUS, VOL. II (OF 2)POLYBIUS
It cut through the trees and landed the missiles a mile inland.
FOUR YEARS IN REBEL CAPITALST. C. DELEON
Some obstinately keep their candles burning, even though missiles come flying.
THE AGE OF ERASMUSP. S. ALLEN
As spears came in for missiles in Greek warfare, arrows did not wholly go out, but the noble warriors preferred spear and sword.
HOMER AND HIS AGEANDREW LANG
The English behind the fortifications rained upon them missiles of every description.
A HEROINE OF FRANCEEVELYN EVERETT-GREEN
From the roof and windows of the Diet Hall missiles were hurled upon the soldiery.
A HISTORY OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY, YEAR BY YEAREDWIN EMERSON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO MISSILES

  • ammos
  • armaments
  • arsenals
  • bombs
  • bullets
  • explosives
  • grenades
  • gunpowder
  • missiles
  • shells
  • torpedoes
  • weapons
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.