• A small explosive device, designed to be thrown by hand or launched from a grenade launcher.
  • A pomegranate.
  • A charge similar to a fireball, and made of a disc-shaped bomb shell, but with only one set of flames at the top.
  • An unattractive girl.


  • To use grenade(s) upon.


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  • Borrowed from French grenade, from Old French grenate in the phrase pomme grenate, ultimately from Medieval Latin pomum + granatum. The -d developed in French under influence of Spanish granada.

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