Ar·row n. A missile weapon of offense, slender, pointed, and usually feathered and barbed, to be shot from a bow.
Broad arrow. (a) An arrow with a broad head. (b) A mark placed upon British ordnance and government stores, which bears a rude resemblance to a broad arrowhead.
n 1: a mark to indicate a direction or relation [syn: pointer]
2: a projectile with a straight thin shaft and an arrowhead on
one end and stabilizing vanes on the other; intended to be
shot from a bow