Definitions For Projectile


  • A weapon that is forcibly thrown or projected at a targets but is not self-propelled
  • Any vehicle self-propelled by a rocket engine
  • Something (such as a bullet or rocket) that is shot from a weapon
  • Something (such as a rock) that is thrown as a weapon


  • Impelling or impelled forward

Is Projectile a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Projectile is worth 21 points in Scrabble and 26 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Projectile in a Sentence

  • The cannon fires a ten-pound projectile.
  • Someone threw a projectile at her car.

Synonyms for Projectile

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