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Definition of 'sling'

Noun

  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
       Synonyms: slingshot catapult
  3. a shoe that has a strap that wraps around the heel
       Synonyms: 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
       Synonyms: scarf bandage triangular bandage

Verb

  1. hurl as if with a sling
       Synonyms: catapult


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