noun ar·row·head \ˈer-ō-ˌhed, ˈer-ə-, ˈa-rō-, ˈa-rə-\

: a piece of stone or metal that forms the point of an arrow

Full Definition of ARROWHEAD

:  a wedge-shaped piercing tip usually fixed to an arrow
:  something resembling an arrowhead
:  any of a genus (Sagittaria) of marsh or aquatic plants of the water-plantain family with leaves shaped like arrowheads

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First Known Use of ARROWHEAD

14th century
ARROWHEAD Defined for Kids


noun ar·row·head \ˈer-ō-ˌhed\

Definition of ARROWHEAD for Kids

:  the pointed end of an arrow


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