any of several shrubs or small trees, especially of the genus Viburnum, having tough, straight shoots formerly used for arrows.
any of various trees or shrubs, esp certain viburnums, having long straight tough stems formerly used by North American Indians to make arrows
any small, translucent marine worm of the phylum (or class) Chaetognatha, having lateral and caudal fins. noun any small marine invertebrate of the genus Sagitta, having an elongated transparent body with fins and prehensile oral bristles: phylum Chaetognatha (chaetognaths)
noun either of two species, sea arrowgrass (Triglochin maritima) or marsh arrowgrass (T. palustris), of monocotyledonous perennials having long thin fleshy leaves and spikes of inconspicuous flowers
a slender, straight, generally pointed missile or weapon made to be shot from a bow and equipped with feathers at the end of the shaft near the nock, for controlling flight. anything resembling an arrow in form, function, or character. a linear figure having a wedge-shaped end, as one used on a map or architectural […]
resembling or suggesting an , as in slimness or swiftness. consisting of . Historical Examples There was a shuffling among the navvies toward the arrowy lad who confronted them. The Cruise of the Dry Dock T. S. Stribling Now came the arrowy flight and form of the hurricane itself. Graham’s Magazine Vol XXXII No. 6 […]