V-1

noun
\ ˈvē-ˈwən How to pronounce V-1 (audio) \

Definition of V-1

First Known Use of V-1

1944, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for V-1

German, abbreviation for Vergeltungswaffe 1, literally, reprisal weapon 1

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About V-1

Dictionary Entries Near V-1

V

V-1

V-2

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for V-1

Cite this Entry

“V-1.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/V-1. Accessed 16 Sep. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Spelling Words Quiz

  • alphabet pasta spelling help
  • Which is the correct spelling?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!