ballistic

Definitions

Military

  • adjective relating to projectiles
  • adjective moving by the force of gravity

Slang

  • adjective furious, uncontrollable. This use of the term, often in the phrase ‘go ballistic’, has become a common expression since the 1990s. It probably originated, unsurprisingly, in the slang of the armed forces, where it is still common.

Sports

  • adjective relating to the movements of objects propelled through the air
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