Have you ever GONE BALLISTIC? What does this idiom mean?
Ballistic is an adjective that talks about the study of dynamic of projectiles or internal action of firearms. But if you heard of the expression “Gone Ballistic”, it is referring to how a person can become angry or irrational.
WORDS TO KNOW:
1. Ballistic: study of internal action of firearms
Example: This presentation will show everything that you need to learn about the ballistic table.
2. Dynamic: constant change, activity, progress
Example: We must follow the procedure of this scientific project before we get the dynamic result.
3.Internal: inside; inner part
Example: Please check the internal part of this computer, I think it has a problem.
The film BALLISTIC was completed in 1993 but the video wasn’t released until 1995.
“Have you ever gone ballistic?” When and why? Comment your answers here.
written by Mentor Justine