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Usage examples for weapon

  1. Rather, it might be said that he was in the position of a man with a dangerous charge for a gun and no weapon to shoot it. – Black Jack by Max Brand
  2. Louisa had put a terrible weapon into the Old Lady's hands. – Superseded by May Sinclair
  3. Spicca sprang back and lowered his weapon. – Sant' Ilario by F. Marion Crawford
  4. Mackenzie let down the weapon. – The Flockmaster of Poison Creek by George W. Ogden
  5. He pocketed the weapon, faced about, and darted for the lee shrouds which led up to the crow's- nest. – The Ice Pilot by Henry Leverage
  6. I see you've not got a weapon, so I'll I forget I came across you. – Caribbee by Thomas Hoover
  7. What is a weapon? – The Wisdom of Father Brown by G. K. Chesterton
  8. The weapon is often firmly grasped in the hand. – Aids to Forensic Medicine and Toxicology by W. G. Aitchison Robertson
  9. An army is a powerful weapon; but an army must be paid. – Political Pamphlets by George Saintsbury
  10. One thing only I am sure of, and that is that he had some weapon in his hand. – Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  11. But Allen's weapon was already out. – The Coming of the Law by Charles Alden Seltzer
  12. What was the weapon he is supposed to have used? – The Crime Doctor by Ernest William Hornung
  13. He was perfectly aware of Dugald's weapon, and of what it would do to his head at this range. – The Barbarians by John Sentry
  14. What is his weapon? – Hamlet by William Shakespeare
  15. He stood for a second, listening, then- he made another rush, and I struck out with my weapon. – The Circular Staircase by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  16. He can refuse to answer your questions, of course; but he has no weapon except silence. – The Gadfly by E. L. Voynich
  17. In the use of this weapon I had grown expert enough by now, for every morning I took lessons in the art of fence. – Montezuma's Daughter by H. Rider Haggard
  18. What weapon have you? – Philippine Folk-Tales by Clara Kern Bayliss, Berton L. Maxfield, W. H. Millington, Fletcher Gardner, Laura Watson Benedict
  19. Assured at length of the sad reality, and knowing the worst, I began to reflect whether something might not still be done with the broken weapon. – The Boy Tar by Mayne Reid
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