arrows

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Arrow \Ar"row\, noun [OE. arewe, AS. arewe, earh; akin to Icel. ["o]r, ["o]rvar, Goth. arhwazna, and perh. L. arcus bow. Cf. {Arc}.] A missile weapon of offense, slender, pointed, and usually feathered and barbed, to be shot from a bow.

{Broad arrow}. (a) An arrow with a broad head. (b) A mark placed upon British ordnance and government stores, which bears a rude resemblance to a broad arrowhead.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

arrow

noun

1: a mark to indicate a direction or relation [syn: {arrow}, {pointer}]

2: a projectile with a straight thin shaft and an arrowhead on one end and stabilizing vanes on the other; intended to be shot from a bow


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