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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SLUNG

With that, the unknown displayed an accordion which was slung across his chest.

There's another word, too, that some of your chaps have slung at us.

He slung the air-tanks over his shoulder and hooked them to the suit.

He carried two pistols in a leather bag which he slung over his shoulder.

I slung my knapsack across my shoulder and started for home.

He seized his mandolin, slung it round his neck, and leant against the bulkhead.

“‘––or profane occupation––’” He slung the volume on the desk, and faced the Judge.

The mothers had slung their cradles with their babies on their shoulders.

His socks and moccasins had been tied and slung round his neck.

But the armored head of the fork-tail, slung low, warned them off.

WORD ORIGIN

past tense and past participle of sling.

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.