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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Sling, v. t. [imp. Slung Archaic Slang p. p. Slung; p. pr. & vb. n. Slinging.]
 1. To throw with a sling. “Every one could sling stones at an hairbreadth, and not miss.”
 2. To throw; to hurl; to cast.
 3. To hang so as to swing; as, to sling a pack.
 4. Naut To pass a rope round, as a cask, gun, etc., preparatory to attaching a hoisting or lowering tackle.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Slung imp. & p. p. of Sling.
 Slung shot, a metal ball of small size, with a string attached, used by ruffians for striking.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a highball with liquor and water with sugar and lemon or
           lime juice
      2: a plaything consisting of a Y-shaped stick with elastic
         between the arms; used to propel small stones [syn: slingshot,
      3: a shoe that has a strap that wraps around the heel [syn: slingback]
      4: a simple weapon consisting of a looped strap in which a
         projectile is whirled and then released
      5: bandage to support an injured forearm; consisting of a wide
         triangular piece of cloth hanging from around the neck
         [syn: scarf bandage, triangular bandage]
      v : hurl as if with a sling [syn: catapult]
      [also: slung]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      See sling