Associations to the word «Grenade»

Pictures for the word «Grenade»


GRENADE, noun. (obsolete) A pomegranate.
GRENADE, noun. A small explosive device, designed to be thrown by hand or launched from a grenade launcher.
GRENADE, noun. (heraldiccharge) A charge similar to a fireball, and made of a disc-shaped bomb shell, but with only one set of flames at the top.
GRENADE LAUNCHER, noun. A weapon that shoots grenades from a device
GRENADE LAUNCHERS, noun. Plural of grenade launcher

Dictionary definition

GRENADE, noun. A small explosive bomb thrown by hand or fired from a missile.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats