Procurement budgets for weapon systems and operational-cost accounts are separated by a near-unbreachable wall.
Because of these women, rape is now a punishable crime in Haiti, rather than a weapon used by the powerful to subdue activists.
As this viral video shows, your vocal cords can apparently be a weapon.
And a nuclear Iran can be contained—the mullahs know what would happen to their country if they used a weapon.
He had reassembled the weapon in a bathroom and stepped out onto a fourth-floor walkway overlooking an atrium.
He hesitated, with his finger upon the switch-button of the weapon.
All he could do was to stare into the muzzle of that weapon.
So thick is the skin, that a bayonet is almost the only weapon which can pierce it.
Clif took the risk of trusting the man, and went on, leaving him with the weapon.
But he was not skilful in using his weapon or managing his horse.
Old English wæpen "instrument of fighting and defense," from Proto-Germanic *wæpnan (cf. Old Saxon wapan, Old Norse vapn, Danish vaaben, Old Frisian wepin, Middle Dutch wapen, Old High German waffen, German wafen (neuter), waffe (fem.)), from *webno-m, of unknown origin with no cognates outside Germanic.
The buttocks; anus; ass
[1970s+; perhaps a variant of kazoo]