Crossword Clue & Answers
29 November 2021
Last seen in: Irish Independent - Simple
We found 7 answers for the crossword clue 'Projectile', the most recent of which was seen in the Irish Independent - Simple.
This clue looks to be a standard clue as in it's a NON-CRYPTIC crossword based on the publications in which we have recently seen it.
We have given Projectile a popularity rating of 'Very Common' because it has featured in a numerous crossword publications and has multiple answers.
As well as being a clue we've also seen Projectile as an answer itself some 10 times.
Projectile is a single word clue made up of 10 letters.
We most recently saw this clue in 'Irish Independent - Simple' on Monday, 08 November 2021 with the answer being BULLET, we also found BULLET to be the most popular answer for this clue.
We've seen this clue in the following publications:
- Irish Independent - Simple - 8 Nov 2021
- Irish Independent - Simple - 20 Oct 2021
- Irish Independent - Simple - 11 Dec 2020
- The Mirror Classic - 1 Dec 2020
- The Guardian Quick - 28 May 2020
Definitions and usage
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- A weapon that is forcibly thrown or projected at a targets but is not self-propelled
- Any vehicle self-propelled by a rocket engine
- Impelling or impelled forward; "a projectile force"; "a projectile missile"
A sudden quick movement
A projectile with a straight thin shaft and an arrowhead on one end and stabilizing vanes on the other; intended to be shot from a bow
The hard largely calcareous covering of a mollusc or a brachiopod
(baseball) a pitch thrown with maximum velocity; "he swung late on the fastball"; "he showed batters nothing but smoke"
A jet engine containing its own propellant and driven by reaction propulsion
A weapon that is forcibly thrown or projected at a targets but is not self-propelled
A rocket-propelled missile whose path can be controlled during flight either by radio signals or by internal homing devices
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