Meaning of grenade
Pronunciation: (gri-nād'), [key]
— n., v., -nad•ed, -nad•ing.
- a small shell containing an explosive and thrown by hand or fired from a rifle or launching device.
- a similar missile containing a chemical, as for dispersing tear gas or fire-extinguishing substances.
- to attack with a grenade or grenades.
- grenade (Thesaurus)