What does the word weapon mean?

Usage examples for weapon

  1. As he uttered these words, he whirled the King's sword from his grasp, and the point of his own weapon was at his sovereign's throat; for, as may be supposed, the stranger was no other than the King. – The Prime Minister by W.H.G. Kingston
  2. What sort of a weapon was used? – Ashton-Kirk, Criminologist by John T. McIntyre
  3. You will perhaps think that, since I did not make use of this weapon, I need not have troubled myself to describe it. – The-Darrow-Enigma by Severy, Melvin Linwood