Definitions for "Sling"
An instrument for throwing stones or other missiles, consisting of a short strap with two strings fastened to its ends, or with a string fastened to one end and a light stick to the other. The missile being lodged in a hole in the strap, the ends of the string are taken in the hand, and the whole whirled rapidly round until, by loosing one end, the missile is let fly with centrifugal force.
The act or motion of hurling as with a sling; a throw; figuratively, a stroke.
To throw with a sling.
Keywords:  hoist, contrivance, sewn, loop, lanyard
A contrivance for sustaining anything by suspension
A loop of rope, or a rope or chain with hooks, for suspending a barrel, bale, or other heavy object, in hoisting or lowering.
A band of rope or iron for securing a yard to a mast; -- chiefly in the plural.
Keywords:  soda, lemon, juice, gin, spirit
A drink composed of spirit (usually gin) and water sweetened.
A tall drink made with lemon juice, sugar, and spirits, usually served cold with club soda.
a long drink of spirit, fruit juice or cordial topped up with soda.
Keywords:  bandage, forearm, injured, hang, neck
A kind of hanging bandage put around the neck, in which a wounded arm or hand is supported.
To hang so as to swing; as, to sling a pack.
bandage to support an injured forearm; consisting of a wide triangular piece of cloth hanging from around the neck
Keywords:  swath, pack, worn, baby, bush
a comfortable and practical way to always have your baby close to you
a MUCH better solution to the front and back packs
a wide swath of bush baby fabric worn across the
Keywords:  archer, shoulder, gun, bow, fastened
A strap attached to a firearm, for suspending it from the shoulder.
A piece of fabric that goes over one shoulder and around the opposite hip/waist. Adjustable by use of 2 sling rings. In some slings, rings are replaced by a buckle or clip. See also Padded Sling and Unpadded Sling.
(n.) A fabric or leather strap used for carrying a gun. A sling may also be used as a shooting aide, when wrapped around the arms properly.
Operation for stress urinary incontinence in which a ribbon of tissue or mesh is placed around the urethra
Creation of a hammock through the vagina to improve closure of the urethra.
a medical device that provides support on the pelvic floor to help a woman maintain urinary continence and avoid unintended leakage
Simple cords and pouches used to project stones with great range and force. Often worn as headbands by shepherds of the plains people. Marksmen might wear three different slings of different sizes, each optimized for firing at a different range.
a plaything consisting of a Y-shaped stick with elastic between the arms; used to propel small stones
The basic structural frame, which consists of two stiles, a crosshead and a bolster or safety plant, which supports the platform and cab of an elevator.
a child or a device used for supporting an item of webbing that was invented by women
L-shaped heavy-duty metal support that the elevator car rests on. The sling travels up and down, carrying the elevator car.
Device used to handle pallets by crange - primarily in shipping/eport use.
Keywords:  lifesaver, real
a real lifesaver
Keywords:  shoe, slab, sticky, climbing, friction
A technique of applying to a rock slab as much of the sticky sole of the climbing shoe as possible to achieve maximum friction.
a shoe that has a strap that wraps around the heel
Keywords:  augers, sutures, tacks, drums, attaches
a lifting attachment that can be designed for moving specific loads, such as pipes, stones, transformers, drums, and augers
a small piece of material that attaches to the tacks with sutures
a simple tool that, when used correctly, can help bowhunters shoot more accurately
a very simple concept, but the wrong combination of rings and fabric can be dangerous
Keywords:  salute, him, one
"Sling him one" or sling a salute.
a surgical implant
A piece of tissue or synthetic material processed for implantation in the body.
Keywords:  toddler, safe, source, place, security
a safe place and source of security for a toddler
Keywords:  closer, warm, better, child, adult
a rather better option because the child is closer to an adult and they will both help keep each other warm
Keywords:  carry, see
See Carry.