Definition of Catapulting

1. Verb. (present participle of catapult) ¹



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Definition of Catapulting

1. catapult [v] - See also: catapult

Lexicographical Neighbors of Catapulting

cataplasms
cataplastic
cataplectic
catapleiite
cataplexies
cataplexy
catapuce
catapult
catapulted
catapulter
catapulters
catapultian
catapultic
catapultier
catapultiers
catapulting (current term)
catapultlike
catapults
catapultæ
cataract
cataract-oligophrenia syndrome
cataract extraction
cataract lens
cataract needle
cataract spoon
cataracta
cataracta brunescens
cataracta cerulea
cataracta electrica

Literary usage of Catapulting

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture: A Discussion for the Amateur, and by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1915)
"... the catapulting of the pollen of the orchid Catasetum against the insect, the lever-hammering stamens of Salvia, the deliberate stuffing of the Yucca ..."

2. Library of Southern Literature by Edwin Anderson Alderman, Joel Chandler Harris, Charles William Kent (1909)
"Her face was without cloud again. She leaned lightly against his arm. Miss Ernestine had meanwhile been catapulting into election issues with all the ..."

3. The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine by Charles Fenno Hoffman, Timothy Flint, Lewis Gaylord Clark, Kinahan Cornwallis, John Holmes Agnew (1854)
"The drama of life is merged in melodrama: the stage darkened; the traps are catapulting forth their apparitions ; the foot-lights burning blue ..."

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