Associations to the word «Munition»


MUNITION, noun. (chiefly in the plural) Materials of war: armaments, weapons and ammunition.
MUNITION, noun. (chiefly in the plural) (military) (NATO) Bombs, rockets, missiles (complete explosive devices, in contrast to e.g. guns).
MUNITION, noun. (rare) (obsolete) A tower or fortification.

Dictionary definition

MUNITION, noun. Weapons considered collectively.
MUNITION, noun. Military supplies.
MUNITION, noun. Defensive structure consisting of walls or mounds built around a stronghold to strengthen it.
MUNITION, verb. Supply with weapons.

Wise words

Men govern nothing with more difficulty than their tongues, and can moderate their desires more than their words.
Baruch Spinoza