|Origin:||Perhaps from Middle Low German slinge|
a piece of cloth tied around your neck to support an injured arm or hand
in a sling
She had her arm in a sling.
a set of ropes or strong pieces of cloth that are used to lift and carry heavy objects
a special type of bag that fastens over your shoulders, in which you can carry a baby close to your body
a piece of rope with a piece of leather in the middle, used in past times as a weapon for throwing stones