meaning of arbalest

arbalest meaning in General Dictionary

A crossbow consisting of a steel bow emerge a shaft of lumber furnished with a string and a trigger and a mechanical product for flexing the bow It served to throw arrows darts bullets etc

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  • an engine that provided medieval artillery used during sieges; a heavy war engine for hurling huge stones and other missiles
  • Alt. of Arbalist

arbalest meaning in Urban Dictionary

a r33t archer

arbalest meaning in Etymology Dictionary

"crossbow," c.1300, from Old French arbaleste "large crossbow with a crank" (12c., contemporary French arbal

arbalest meaning in General Dictionary

(n.) Alt. of Arbalist