Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
- an arrow with a broad, barbed head
- an identification mark in the form of a broad arrow that the British government puts on its property, as formerly on prisoners' uniforms
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nounThe American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- An arrow with a wide barbed head.
- Chiefly British A wide arrowhead mark identifying government property.