Slinger \Sling"er\, n. One who slings, or uses a sling. [1913 Webster]

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  • slinger — sling ► NOUN 1) a flexible strap, bandage, pouch, etc. used in the form of a loop to support or raise a hanging weight. 2) a simple weapon in the form of a strap or loop, used to hurl stones or other small missiles. 3) Austral./NZ informal a… …   English terms dictionary

  • slinger — noun see sling I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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