Definition of 'cannonball'
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The flare went blasting off horizontally over the ice like a cannonball, gushing its orange smoke. SEIZE THE RECKLESS WIND (2001)The kettle was as black as a cannonball that had lain three weeks at Borodino, though the water seemed clean enough. THE OPEN DOOR (2001)It resembled a cannonball which had succumbed to a parasitic yellow grass. SOMEWHERE EAST OF LIFE (2001)
Door reached into the darkness and removed something roughly the size and shape of a small cannonball. NEVERWHERE (2001)
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Used Rarely. cannonball is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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