catapult

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1 catapult /ˈkætəˌpʌlt/ noun
plural catapults
1 catapult
/ˈkætəˌpʌlt/
noun
plural catapults
Learner's definition of CATAPULT
[count]
: an ancient weapon used for throwing large rocks
British : slingshot
: a device for launching an airplane from the deck of an aircraft carrier
2 catapult /ˈkætəˌpʌlt/ verb
catapults; catapulted; catapulting
2 catapult
/ˈkætəˌpʌlt/
verb
catapults; catapulted; catapulting
Learner's definition of CATAPULT
[+ object] : to throw (something) with a catapult
[+ object] : to cause (someone or something) to quickly move up or ahead or to a better position
[no object] : to quickly move up or ahead : to quickly advance to a better position
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