Meaning of weapon
Pronunciation: (wep'un), [key]
- any instrument or device for use in attack or defense in combat, fighting, or war, as a sword, rifle, or cannon.
- anything used against an opponent, adversary, or victim: the deadly weapon of satire.
- any part or organ serving for attack or defense, as claws, horns, teeth, or stings.
- to supply or equip with a weapon or weapons: to weapon aircraft with heat-seeking missiles.
- weapon (Thesaurus)