A shaft or missile intended to be shot from a crossbow or catapult, esp. a short, stout, blunt-headed arrow; a quarrel; an arrow, or that which resembles an arrow; a dart.
To shoot; to discharge or drive forth.
To start forth like a bolt or arrow; to spring abruptly; to come or go suddenly; to dart; as, to bolt out of the room.
To strike or fall suddenly like a bolt.
To spring suddenly aside, or out of the regular path; as, the horse bolted.
In the manner of a bolt; suddenly; straight; unbendingly.
Rapid growth of plant before flowering, usually refers to vegetables which mature suddenly
If a horse suddenly changes his direction on the track then it is called bolt.
to veer suddenly, usually to the outside.
move or jump suddenly; "She bolted from her seat"
leave suddenly and as if in a hurry; "The listeners bolted when he discussed his strange ideas"; "When she started to tell silly stories, I ran out"
directly; "he ran bang into the pole"; "ran slap into her"
an arrow with a round knob at the end, used for shooting at rooks, etc
Short arrows used with crossbows.
Suddenly veering from a straight course.
sudden veering from a straight course.
A short, heavy shfat that is shot from a crossbow (also called a quarrel). (D&D 1)
A device where a shoot runs in a guide attached to a backplate, the shoot being provided with a knob, key or similar for operation. This may be a barrel bolt, a mortice bolt, rim bolt or security bolt.
When a horse suddenly veers from a straight course.
Short projectile for crossbow resembling arrow.
Veering abruptly from straight course.