how to pronounce projectile


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projectile is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of projectile in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… so you need a projectile you need …”

meanings of projectile


  1. Any object propelled through space by the application of a force.
  2. An object intended to be or having been fired from a weapon.


  1. Caused or imparted by impulse or projection; impelled forward.
  2. Projecting or impelling forward.

projectile frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word projectile occurs in english on average 0.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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