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weapon

noun

Synonyms of weapon

(Entry 1 of 2)

1 something used to defend
  • Concealed weapons were not allowed in the building.

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2 a person or thing that is used to produce a result
  • Poetry was her weapon of choice in the writing contest.

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weapon

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of weapon (Entry 2 of 2)

as in equip, reequip

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The first known use of weapon was before the 12th century

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“Weapon.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/weapon. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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