"gunshot" Definition

  1. n. Act of firing a gun; a shot.
  2. n. The distance to which shot can be thrown from a gun, so as to be effective; the reach or range of a gun.
  3. a. Made by the shot of a gun: as. a gunshot wound.

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Position in dictionary: 43815 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., n., a.,
Words that start with "gunshot": 1
Words that end with "gunshot": 1
Words that contain "gunshot": 1
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English Dictionary Definition of gunshot

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