Synonyms of 'projectile'
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A bullet is a small piece of metal with a pointed or rounded end, which is fired out of a gun.
There are three bullet holes in the windscreen.
A missile is a tube-shaped weapon that travels long distances through the air and explodes when it reaches its target.
Thesaurus for projectile from the Collins English Thesaurus
A projectile is an object that is fired from a gun or other weapon .