a weapon that discharges a missile at high velocity (especially from a metal tube or barrel)
large but transportable armament
a person who shoots a gun (as regards their ability)
a professional killer who uses a gun
a hand-operated pump that resembles a revolver; forces grease into parts of a machine
a pedal that controls the throttle valve
the discharge of a firearm as signal or as a salute in military ceremonies
- He is gunned down in the street outside his office.
- It's not known who gunned that man down.
- As the Colonel emerged from the meeting, the guerrillas, concealed behind the building, gunned him down.
- Our anti-aircraft guns accounted for five enemy bombers.