weapon

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weapon

any part of an animal that is used to defend itself, to attack prey, etc., such as claws, teeth, horns, or a sting

What does it mean when you dream about a weapon?

Weapons are usually symbols of aggression, either aimed toward, or exhibited by, the dreamer. Weapons may also represent inner struggle and conflict.

weapon

[′wep·ən]
(ordnance)
An instrument of combat, either offensive or defensive, used to destroy, injure, defeat, or threaten an enemy; for example, a gun, bayonet, bomb, or missile.
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RAZOR: Cornelius used a makeshift weapon in attack; INJURIES: Kitrina was stabbed as a girl
CHILD killer Ian Huntley is suing the prison service after he was slashed by a fellow inmate at a North East jail The Soham murderer was rushed to the University Hospital of North Durham in March when a prisoner cut his throat with a makeshift weapon at Durham's Frankland Prison.
GLASS should be banned from a high-security jail where a triple killer turned a bottle into a makeshift weapon to attack guards.
And after watching the burly stranger hammer on both the car roof and the windscreen, Smith stepped out swinging a crook-lock as a makeshift weapon.
There was a row between them and when Mrs Hindmarch ran outside, he followed her and made a makeshift weapon using the spray can and lighter.
Sean Mercer, 18, jabbed Jake Fahri, 19, four times in the back with a makeshift weapon made from tweezers.
AN attacker left his 60- year-old victim cut when he swung a metal bin as a makeshift weapon.
A FOOTBALL thug killed a man during a brawl by hitting him over the head with a snooker ball stashed in a sock - a makeshift weapon made famous in the infamous movie Scum.
The 21-year-old bully had injured Mr Marshall with a piece of wood, but had come off worse when Mr Marshall had used the makeshift weapon on him.
George McGeoch, 36 - who is serving life for crimes including murder, abduction and assault to severe injury - fled yesterday afternoon after threatening Reliance guards with the makeshift weapon.
Isaac Horgan was repeatedly knifed in the face and throat with a makeshift weapon as he queued for food in Clover Hill prison on Thursday.
They forced him to the ground, kicked him and lashed out with a fishing rod as a makeshift weapon before stealing his pounds 250 mobile and his rucksack containing both his home and business keys.