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Antonyms for weapon

demilitarize, disarm.

Quotes of weapon

  1. Propaganda is a soft weapon hold it in your hands too long, and it will move about like a snake, and strike the other way. – Jean Anouilh
  2. We know that if al Queda or one of these terrorist organizations were to get a weapon of mass destruction from Iraq, that they would have no hesitation about using it to catastrophic consequences; the potential is for hundreds of thousands of casualties. – Paul Cellucci
  3. In the sex war, thoughtlessness is the weapon of the male, vindictiveness of the female. – Cyril Connolly
  4. The coward's weapon poison. – John Fletcher
  5. Humor can be an incredible, lacerating and effective weapon – Carl Hiaasen
  6. The best political weapon is the weapon of terror. Cruelty commands respect. Men may hate us. But, we don't ask for their love; only for their fear. – Heinrich Himmler
  7. Remember the valiant Iraqi peasant and how he shot down an American Apache with an old weapon – Saddam Hussein
  8. The greatest weapon against stress is our ability to choose one thought over another. – William James
  9. We hear so much about weapons of mass destruction. But nine out of 10 war victims are killed by guns. It's the AK -47 that's a weapon of mass destruction. – Andrew Niccol
  10. Judicious absence is a weapon – Charles Reade
  11. And the things that we fear are a weapon to be held against us. – Ian Rush
  12. A nuclear weapon of some dimension, whether it's actually a nuclear weapon or a dirty bomb, or some kind of radiological device. Yes, I think it's probably a near thing. – Michael Scheuer
  13. Print is the sharpest and the strongest weapon of our party. – Joseph Stalin
  14. The truth that is suppressed by friends is the readiest weapon of the enemy. – Robert Louis Stevenson
  15. Over any such tangled wave of problems the S -1 secret would be dominant and yet we will not know until after that time probably, until after that meeting, whether this is a weapon in our hands or not. – Henry L. Stimson

Usage examples for weapon

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. I see you've not got a weapon so I'll I forget I came across you. – Caribbee by Thomas Hoover
  4. Louisa had put a terrible weapon into the Old Lady's hands. – Superseded by May Sinclair
  5. The weapon is often firmly grasped in the hand. – Aids to Forensic Medicine and Toxicology by W. G. Aitchison Robertson
  6. An army is a powerful weapon but an army must be paid. – Political Pamphlets by George Saintsbury
  7. But Allen's weapon was already out. – The Coming of the Law by Charles Alden Seltzer
  8. Leo gazed about him for some weapon – Leo the Circus Boy by Ralph Bonehill
  9. Spicca sprang back and lowered his weapon – Sant' Ilario by F. Marion Crawford
  10. Mackenzie let down the weapon – The Flockmaster of Poison Creek by George W. Ogden
  11. 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
  12. What is a weapon – The Wisdom of Father Brown by G. K. Chesterton
  13. 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
  14. What is his weapon – Hamlet by William Shakespeare
  15. 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
  16. He can refuse to answer your questions, of course; but he has no weapon except silence. – The Gadfly by E. L. Voynich
  17. 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
  18. What was the weapon he is supposed to have used? – The Crime Doctor by Ernest William Hornung
  19. 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
  20. What weapon have you? – Philippine Folk-Tales by Clara Kern Bayliss, Berton L. Maxfield, W. H. Millington, Fletcher Gardner, Laura Watson Benedict

Rhymes for weapon

  • stepan;