What is another word for Guns?

Pronunciation: [ɡˈʌnz] (IPA)

Guns are weapons that rely on explosive or mechanical force to fire projectiles, such as bullets or shells. Synonyms for guns include firearms, artillery, cannons, rifles, pistols, and muskets. Some other related words that are synonyms for guns are arms, weapons, and ordnance. Different types of guns are used for various purposes including hunting, sport shooting, self-defense, and military combat. Some of the more specific types of guns include shotguns, snipers, submachine guns, and assault rifles. Despite their versatility, guns can be dangerous and should always be handled with care and respect to avoid accidents or harm to oneself or others.

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Usage examples for Guns

"Great Guns, Mary," I exclaimed, "here are two new plates and a new cup!
"My Lady of the Chimney Corner"
Alexander Irvine
Women do more with their influence than men can do with their Guns, and Bertrand really meant what he said.
"The Eye of Dread"
Payne Erskine
Things are to come right for him, and all through his making up his mind to come back here and stand to his Guns.
"The Eye of Dread"
Payne Erskine

Famous quotes with Guns

  • Guns are evil! And very little good comes from the availability of a bullet designed to kill human beings!
    Mackenzie Astin
  • But hopes are Shy Birds flying at a great distance seldom reached by the best of Guns.
    John James Audubon
  • My favourite all-time work of fiction: Lord of the Rings. My favourite all-time nonfiction book: Guns, Germs, and Steel. Ask me again next week, you'll get a different answer.
    Orson Scott Card
  • I do not believe in people owning Guns. Guns should be owned only by the police and military. I am going to do everything I can to disarm this state.
    Michael Dukakis
  • Guns will make us powerful; butter will only make us fat.
    Hermann Goering

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