Origin of pellet
OTHER WORDS FROM pelletpel·let·like, adjective
Words nearby pellet
How to use pellet in a sentence
Most weighted blankets are filled with plastic poly pellets—essentially very tiny beads made out of safe, level 5 plastics.Best weighted blanket: Sleep like a baby with our comfy bedding picks|PopSci Commerce Team|February 12, 2021|Popular-Science
The concept of hop-up has played a central role in Airsoft, a paintball-style game played with solid pellets.Nerf’s newest blaster shoots spinning balls for dramatic curves|Stan Horaczek|January 27, 2021|Popular-Science
They’re blankets stuffed with pellets—usually made of glass or a plastic like polyethylene—and can weigh as much as 25 pounds.What the science actually says about weighted blankets|Rahul Rao|January 26, 2021|Popular-Science
That includes both the Weber Connect Smart Grilling Hub, which adds connected smart grill features to any grill, and the built-in smart cooking features on its SmokeFire line of wood pellet grills.Weber acquires smart cooking startup June|Darrell Etherington|January 12, 2021|TechCrunch
First, the researchers dissolved nylon pellets in a strong acid.Bye-bye batteries? Power a phone with fabric or a beacon with sound|Kathryn Hulick|January 6, 2021|Science News For Students
Sleet is rain mixed with snow; there are pellet like snowflakes that fall between warming and cooling fronts.How to Survive a Southern Ice Storm|Nicholas Isabella|February 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Heber, who was struck by a pellet round to his head, was not seriously injured.California School Shooter Had a ‘Hit List’|Christine Pelisek|January 12, 2013|DAILY BEAST
With the pellet gun pointed at him the manager opened the safe.
He found a manager who was buying a package of Goldfish crackers and pulled the pellet gun on him.
We are now getting the air-pressure through the pipe in both ends of the tube alike, and do not move the pellet either way.
But now imagine the tube closed at each end to begin with, and the little moving pellet, or plunger, on the inside.
I did but shoot at a pigeon that should have served me for dinner, and as my pellet missed it, it must have broken your pitcher.The Olive Fairy Book|Various
One wasp comes back with its burden of woody pulp rolled up in a little pellet.Little Busybodies|Jeanette Augustus Marks and Julia Moody
As he followed Clerk Henriet, Laurence looked at the round pellet in his hand.The Black Douglas|S. R. Crockett
British Dictionary definitions for pellet
- an imitation bullet used in toy guns
- a piece of small shot