noun re·volv·er \ri-ˈväl-vər, -ˈvl- also -ˈvä-vər or -ˈv-vər\

: a small gun with a container for bullets that turns after the gun is fired and puts another bullet into position to be fired next

Full Definition of REVOLVER

:  one that revolves
:  a handgun with a cylinder of several chambers brought successively into line with the barrel and discharged with the same hammer

First Known Use of REVOLVER

circa 1835

Rhymes with REVOLVER


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