Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

weaponize

play
verb, weap·on·ize \ˈwe-pə-ˌnīz\

Definition of weaponize

weaponizedweaponizing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to adapt for use as a weapon of war

weaponization play \ˌwe-pə-nə-ˈzā-shən\ noun


1957

First Known Use of weaponize

1957


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up weaponize? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a timid, meek, or unassertive person

Get Word of the Day daily email!