jaculate

  • 1Jaculate — Jac u*late, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Jaculated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Jaculating}.] [L. jaculatus, p. p. of jaculari. See {Ejaculate}.] To throw or cast, as a dart; to throw out; to emit. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2jaculate — index impel, launch (project), precipitate (throw down violently), send Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3jaculate — jaculation, n. jaculator, n. jaculatory /jak yeuh leuh tawr ee, tohr ee/, adj. /jak yeuh layt /, v.t., jaculated, jaculating. to throw or hurl (a dart, javelin, etc.). [1615 25; < L jaculatus (ptp. of jaculare to throw the javelin), equiv. to&#8230; …

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  • 4jaculate — verb To throw or cast, as a dart; to throw out; to emit. See Also: ejaculate …

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  • 5jaculate — v. emit; throw, hurl (dart, etc.) …

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  • 6jaculate — v. a. Dart, throw, launch, hurl, let fly …

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  • 7jaculate — jac·u·late …

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  • 8jaculate — To throw or to hurl …

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  • 9jaculate — ˈjakyəˌlāt transitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: Latin jaculatus, past participle of jaculari more at ejaculate : to throw or hurl forward (as a dart) …

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  • 10Jaculated — Jaculate Jac u*late, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Jaculated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Jaculating}.] [L. jaculatus, p. p. of jaculari. See {Ejaculate}.] To throw or cast, as a dart; to throw out; to emit. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 11Jaculating — Jaculate Jac u*late, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Jaculated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Jaculating}.] [L. jaculatus, p. p. of jaculari. See {Ejaculate}.] To throw or cast, as a dart; to throw out; to emit. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 12jaculiferous — /jak yeuh lif euhr euhs/, adj. Bot., Zool. having dartlike spines. [1850 55; < NL jaculifer dart bearing (jaculi , comb. form of L jaculum dart + fer FER) + OUS; see JACULATE] * * * …

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  • 13impel — I verb actuate, agitate, arouse, catapult, cause, drive forward, drive onward, encourage, fling, give an impetus, heave, hurl, impart momentum, impart motion, incitare, incite, incite to action, induce, instigate, jaculate, launch, mobilize,&#8230; …

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  • 14launch — I (initiate) verb activate, begin, embark, es lish, found, generate, handsel, inaugurate, induce, instit introduce, lay the foundations, make active, open, o nate, put in motion, set going, set in motion, start, take first step, take the lead,&#8230; …

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  • 15precipitate — I adjective abrupt, breakneck, foolhardy, harebrained, hasty, headlong, headstrong, heady, hellbent, hot headed, hurried, immediate, impetuous, imprudent, impulsive, inconsultus, indiscreet, injudicious, madcap, overconfident, overly hasty,&#8230; …

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  • 16send — I verb ablegare, advance, broadcast, cast, circulate, convey, direct, discharge, dismiss, dispatch, displace, drive, ejaculate, eject, emit, emittere, export, fling, forward, freight, give, give forth, hurl, impel, issue, jaculate, launch, mail,&#8230; …

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  • 17project — Synonyms and related words: activity, actualize, adumbrate, adventure, affair, aftertime, afteryears, aim, aim at, aller sans dire, ambition, animus, anticipate, approach, arrange, aspiration, aspire after, aspire to, assignment, attempt, await,&#8230; …

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  • 18Propulsion — (Roget s Thesaurus) &GT;Motion given to an object situated in front. &LT; N PARAG:Propulsion &GT;N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 propulsion propulsion projection Sgm: N 1 propelment propelment Sgm: N 1 vis a tergo vis a tergo Sgm: N 1 push push shove&#8230; …

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  • 19send — v. a. 1. Throw, hurl, cast, fling, impel, propel, emit, project, toss, launch, lance, jaculate. 2. Despatch, delegate, depute, send forth, send out. 3. Transmit, forward. 4. Give, bestow, grant, confer. 5. Commission, authorize. 6. Inflict,&#8230; …

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  • 20dart — I. v. a. 1. Hurl, throw, launch, jaculate, let fly. 2. Emit, shoot, send off. II. v. n. Rush, fly swiftly, spring …

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