sling


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Synonyms for sling

Synonyms for sling

to send through the air with a motion of the hand or arm

to fasten or be fastened at one point with no support from below

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a highball with liquor and water with sugar and lemon or lime juice

a plaything consisting of a Y-shaped stick with elastic between the arms

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a shoe that has a strap that wraps around the heel

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a simple weapon consisting of a looped strap in which a projectile is whirled and then released

bandage to support an injured forearm

hurl as if with a sling

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hang loosely or freely

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move with a sling

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hold or carry in a sling

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Her black hull, double conning-tower, and ever-ready slings represent all that remains to the planet of that odd old word authority.
Also the sling on the 4T appears to be a sling for a Bren gun?
And, he will continue to report to Ergen — a sign that he will still remain the company's leader but shift his focus away from DISH TV and Sling TV over-the-top (OTT) offering.
Sling TV has attracted over 2 million subscribers since its debut at the beginning of 2015, according to data from Comscore.
Currently, most women opt for a synthetic midurethral sling (MUS), with over 3.
The global medical lifting slings market segmentation is based on product types (bariatric sling, hammock sling, seating sling, stander sling, toileting sling, transfer sling, universal sling, bath, pool and spa lifting sling, tri-turner sling, pediatric sling), sling point types (2 point sling, 4 point sling, 6 point sling), sling shape types (full body sling, u-shape sling), and end users (assisted living facility, home health care, hospitals, nursing homes, trauma centers and paramedical services).
Aptly named, this is a bridle leather sling attaching to two points on a rifle.
Over the past 20 years, the midurethral sling (MUS), which includes the single-incision minisling, tension-free vaginal tape, and transobturator tape, has become a popular and evidence-proven option for management of bothersome stress urinary incontinence (SUI) in women who desire surgical management.
Put one end of the sling through at the elbow and pull it around to the person''s opposite shoulder.
Liverpool Sling Library is offering slings and carriers for hire for family focused festival goers.
I will invariably use a hasty sling (see sidebar), but the basics are easy.
In practice, meanwhile, we are seeing more complications as the number of midurethral sling placements increases.
However, before exposing persons with SCI to an experimental protocol of various sling types, we decided to perform the first trials on healthy non-disabled volunteers.