Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun projectile

2 senses of projectile

Sense 1
projectile, missile -- (a weapon that is forcibly thrown or projected at a targets but is not self-propelled)
       => weapon, arm, weapon system -- (any instrument or instrumentality used in fighting or hunting; "he was licensed to carry a weapon")

Sense 2
rocket, projectile -- (any vehicle self-propelled by a rocket engine)
       => vehicle -- (a conveyance that transports people or objects)

Antonyms of adj projectile

1 sense of projectile

Sense 1
projectile -- (impelling or impelled forward; "a projectile force"; "a projectile missile")

INDIRECT (VIA dynamic) -> undynamic, adynamic -- (characterized by an absence of force or forcefulness)

Similarity of adj projectile

1 sense of projectile

Sense 1
projectile -- (impelling or impelled forward; "a projectile force"; "a projectile missile")
       => dynamic (vs. undynamic), dynamical -- (characterized by action or forcefulness or force of personality; "a dynamic market"; "a dynamic speaker"; "the dynamic president of the firm")

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