HyperDic: warhead

English > 1 sense of the word warhead:
NOUNartifactwarhead, payload, loadthe front part of a guided missile or rocket or torpedo that carries the nuclear or explosive charge or the chemical or biological agents
warhead > pronunciation
Soundswao'rhheh.d
Rhymesabed ... zed: 93 rhymes with ehd...
English > warhead: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
MeaningThe front part of a guided missile or rocket or torpedo that carries the nuclear or explosive charge or the chemical or biological agents.
Synonymspayload, load
Part ofguided missileA rocket-propelled missile whose path can be controlled during flight either by radio signals or by internal homing devices
Narroweratomic warhead, nuclear warhead, thermonuclear warhead, nukeThe warhead of a missile designed to deliver an atom bomb
BroaderexplosiveA chemical substance that undergoes a rapid chemical change (with the production of gas) on being heated or struck
Spanishcabeza explosiva, cabeza nuclear, carga explosiva, carga, ojiva
Catalancap explosiu, ogiva

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