Synonyms and Antonyms of weapons
something used to defend
- Concealed weapons were not allowed in the building.
arms, armaments, munitions, weaponries
aegises (also egises), ammunitions, armors, bucklers, covers, defenses, guards, protections, safeguards, screens, securities, shields, walls, wards
forts, fortresses, palisades, strongholds
a person or thing that is used to produce a result
- Poetry was her weapon of choice in the writing contest.
determinants, expedients, factors, influences, ingredients, mechanisms, tools
agencies, agents, instruments, instrumentalities, machineries, means, mediums (or media), ministries, organs, vehicles
activators, animators, catalysts, drivers, energizers, executors, generators, impetuses, incentives, inspirations, instigations, instigators, launchers, movers, powers, stimuli, triggers
antecedents, causes, occasions, reasons
subagencies (or sub-agencies), subagents (or sub-agents)