Jaculatory

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Jaculatory Darting or throwing out suddenly; also, suddenly thrown out; uttered in short sentences; ejaculatory; as, jaculatory prayers.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • jaculatory Darting or throwing out suddenly; cast, shot out, or launched suddenly.
    • jaculatory Uttered brokenly or in short sentences; ejaculatory.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Jaculatory darting or throwing out suddenly: ejaculatory
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. jaculatorius,: cf. F. jaculatoire,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. jaculāri, -ātus, to throw as a dart—jaculum, a dart—jacĕre, to throw.