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hand grenade Explained

hand grenade at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [C] a small bomb that you throw//

hand grenade at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

18 Moby Thesaurus words for "hand grenade":
aerial bomb, antipersonnel bomb, bomb, bombshell, carcass,
concussion grenade, depth bomb, depth charge, fire bomb,
gas grenade, grenade, incendiary bomb, incendiary grenade,
infernal machine, petard, tear-gas grenade, time bomb,
wall grenade

hand grenade at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

a small bomb that is thrown by hand

Hand grenade at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Grenade \Gre*nade"\, n. [F. grenade a pomegranate, a grenade, or
Sp. granada; orig., filled with seeds. So called from the
resemblance of its shape to a pomegranate. See {Carnet},
{Grain} a kernel, and cf. {Pomegranate}.] (Min.)
A hollow ball or shell of iron filled with powder of other
explosive, ignited by means of a fuse, and thrown from the
hand among enemies.

{Hand grenade}.
(a) A small grenade of iron or glass, usually about two and a
half inches in diameter, to be thrown from the hand into
the head of a sap, trenches, covered way, or upon
besiegers mounting a breach.
(b) A portable fire extinguisher consisting of a glass bottle
containing water and gas. It is thrown into the flames.
Called also {fire grenade}.

{Rampart grenades}, grenades of various sizes, which, when
used, are rolled over the pararapet in a trough.

hand grenade at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

hand grenade
n : a grenade designed to be thrown by hand

hand grenade at English (WD) Of Explained:

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Inter: en-noun » head=hand grenade
  • Inter: militar » y A small hand-held explosive device designed to be thrown at the enemy.


    Inter: trans-top » explosive device
    • Estonian: Inter: t- » et|käsigranaat
    • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|käsikranaatti
    • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|χειροβομβίδα|f|tr=chirovomvída
    • Hebrew: Inter: t- » he|רמון יד|tr=rimon yad
    • Hungarian: Inter: t+ » hu|kézigránát
    • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|granata|f, Inter: t- » it|bomba a mano|f

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Japanese: 手投げ弾 (tenagedan), 手榴弾 (teryūdan, shuryūdan)
  • Navajo: Inter: tø » nv|dadilhóni aheltłʼidígíí
  • Portuguese: Inter: t- » pt|granada de mão|f
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|граната|f|tr=granáta
  • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|granada de mano|f
  • Swedish: Inter: t- » sv|handgranat|c

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Translation: et » hand grenade
    Translation: ko » hand grenade
    Translation: hu » hand grenade
    Translation: ml » hand grenade
    Translation: ja » hand grenade
    Translation: pl » hand grenade
    Translation: ta » hand grenade
    Translation: zh » hand grenade