Definitions for ARROWˈær oʊ
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a slender feathered and pointed shaft shot from a bow as a weapon or for sport.
anything resembling an arrow in form, function, or character.
a linear figure having a wedge-shaped end, as one used on maps or drawings to indicate direction or placement.
(v.t.)to indicate the proper position of (an insertion) by means of an arrow (often fol. by in).
Origin of arrow:
bef. 900; ME arewe, arwe, OE earh, c. ON ǫr, Go arhwazna; akin to L arcus bow, arc
Kenneth Joseph, born 1921, U.S. economist: Nobel prize 1972.
a mark to indicate a direction or relation
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
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
➜ ) used to point to a place
Follow the arrows on the path.; an arrow pointing to the word
a weapon made from a stick with a sharp metal piece on the end
a bow and arrow
a missile weapon of offense, slender, pointed, and usually feathered and barbed, to be shot from a bow
An arrow is a shafted projectile that is shot with a bow. It predates recorded history and is common to most cultures. An arrow usually consists of a shaft with an arrowhead attached to the front end, with fletchings and a nock at the other.
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'ARROW' in Nouns Frequency: #2160
Translations for ARROW
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a thin, straight stick with a point, which is fired from a bow.
- flechaPortuguese (BR)
- der PfeilGerman
- تیر؛ پیکانFarsi
- anak panahIndonesian
- anak panahMalay
- تیر؛ پیکانPersian
- تیر، غشیPashto
- 箭Chinese (Trad.)
- تیر ، خدنگUrdu
- mũi tênVietnamese
- 箭Chinese (Simp.)
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