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pellet

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of pellet

  1. a usually round or cone-shaped little piece of lead made to be fired from a firearm <the tightly packed pellets of a shotgun cartridge> Synonyms ball, bulletRelated Words ammunition, cannonball, cap, cartridge, charge, dumdum, gunshot, lead, load, missile, pop, projectile, round, shell, shot, slugNear Antonyms blank




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