(n.) A thorn, prickle, or sting with which many plants are furnished.
(n.) Fig.: The means or instrument with which one contends against another; as, argument was his only weapon.
(n.) An instrument of offensive of defensive combat; something to fight with; anything used, or designed to be used, in destroying, defeating, or injuring an enemy, as a gun, a sword, etc.
These files are public domain.
Text Courtesy of BibleSupport.com. Used by Permission.
Webster, Noah. Entry for 'Weapon'. Noah Webster's American Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/web/w/weapon.html. 1828.