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V–2

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noun \ˈvē-ˈtü\

Definition of V–2

  1. :  a rocket-propelled bomb of German invention



Origin and Etymology of v–2

German, abbreviation for Vergeltungswaffe 2, literally, reprisal weapon 2


First Known Use: 1944


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