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1. intercontinental

adjective. ['ˌɪntɝˌkɑːntəˈnɛntəl'] extending or taking place between or among continents.

Synonyms

  • world-wide

Antonyms

  • noncomprehensive
  • national

Etymology

  • continental (English)
  • inter- (English)
  • inter (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Intercontinental Ballistic Missile

  • euromissile
  • antimissile
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  • wissel
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  • this'll
  • sissel
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  • kissell
  • kissel
  • hisel
  • fissile
  • fissell
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  • cissell
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Example sentences of the word intercontinental-ballistic-missile


1. Noun Phrase
Another was the fact that a space launcher uses the same basic technology as an intercontinental ballistic missile.

2. missile

noun. ['ˈmɪsəl'] a rocket carrying a warhead of conventional or nuclear explosives; may be ballistic or directed by remote control.

Synonyms

  • rocket
  • air-to-air missile
  • air-to-surface missile
  • sidewinder
  • nose
  • vane
  • weapon
  • heat-seeking missile
  • projectile
  • guided missile
  • air-to-ground missile
  • arm
  • ballistic missile

Antonyms

  • disarm
  • work
  • undynamic
  • linger

Etymology

  • missilis (Latin)

3. missile

noun. ['ˈmɪsəl'] a weapon that is forcibly thrown or projected at a targets but is not self-propelled.

Synonyms

  • spitball
  • throw stick
  • shot
  • arm
  • seeker
  • throwing stick
  • boomerang
  • arrow
  • cannonball
  • slug
  • projectile
  • cannon ball
  • weapon system
  • dart
  • weapon
  • bullet
  • pellet

Antonyms

  • fall
  • rear
  • back
  • pull

Etymology

  • missilis (Latin)
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