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- n. someone who slings or who uses a sling
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One who slings, or uses a sling.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who slings; especially, one who uses the sling as a weapon in war or the chase.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a person who uses a sling to throw something
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I wish there were a way to measure the groans/outrage from fanboys when the young, unknown actor to be the new web-slinger is announced.
Let the jargon slinger know that you know who they are: a vapid, message-clouding, English-avoiding, communications nightmare.
Not when "the old gun-slinger" is leading your team, apparently.
I shot my first buck with an antique stevens 12 ga. pumpkin slinger that, fully loaded, held 6 rounds.
Let the jargon slinger know that you know who they are: a vapid, message-clouding
She's portrayed as a sword slinger without equal, with the exception of the (possibly demon-power enhanced) Griffith.
It was clear early on that he was an excellent word slinger with some seriously crazy stories to tell about his wild life.
Thanks for letting a humble dilletante word slinger participate.
He was not just a rattle-box, a mere word slinger, for he always had something to say worth listening to; talking to a crowd was no great task for him and he had a genius for verbal expression.
The slinger is the only bowler in the world to have two World Cup hat-tricks, the only bowler to have taken three hat-tricks in one-day internationals and also the only player to have taken four wickets in four consecutive balls in any form of international cricket.
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