What does ballistic mean?

Definitions for ballisticbəˈlɪs tɪk

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word ballistic.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. ballistic(adj)

    relating to or characteristic of the motion of objects moving under their own momentum and the force of gravity

    "ballistic missile"

Wiktionary

  1. ballistic(Adjective)

    Or relating to ballistics.

  2. ballistic(Adjective)

    Or relating to projectiles moving under their own momentum, air drag, gravity and sometimes rocket power

  3. ballistic(Adjective)

    Very angry.

    When he heard him lie about it, he went ballistic.

  4. Origin: From ballista.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ballistic(adj)

    of or pertaining to the ballista, or to the art of hurling stones or missile weapons by means of an engine

  2. Ballistic(adj)

    pertaining to projection, or to a projectile

Freebase

  1. Ballistic

    Ballistic is a fictional superhero from the Image Comics comic book series Cyberforce. Created by Marc Silvestri, she first appeared in 1991.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ballistic in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ballistic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Frank Rose:

    North Korea has large numbers of ballistic missiles and they test them often.

  2. Hossein Jaberi Ansari:

    The U.S. sanctions against Iran's ballistic missile programme ... have no legal or moral legitimacy.

  3. Greg Austin:

    It's clear United States policy to develop the cyber capability to disable enemy ballistic missiles.

  4. Bruce Bennett:

    The North doesn't seem to be quite at the place to test an ICBM (intercontinental ballistic missile).

  5. White House spokesman Josh Earnest:

    The Iran ballistic missile program has been ... a source of concern for years ... and it continues to be.

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