Examples of firearm in a Sentence
revolvers, rifles, and other firearms
will need a permit to carry a firearm
Recent Examples of firearm from the Web
Media: Houston Chronicle State District Judge Brad Hart said Ziemba could not drink alcohol or possess firearms as a condition of his bail.
Lynch pleaded no contest in Multnomah County Circuit Court to five misdemeanors: attempted first-degree animal abuse, second-degree animal abuse, two counts of recklessly endangering another person and possessing a loaded firearm in public.
In March 2017, council voted to borrow $8 million to build the new station, which will include a new jail and a 70-foot-long shooting range that will allow officers to train with all types of firearms.
Gun rights proponents argue wider possession of firearms can help stop terrorist attacks.
The Detroit-area man who became a supermarket manager was convicted in the late 1980s for felonious assault, possessing a firearm during a felony and carrying a pistol in a vehicle.
Track reportedly pleaded guilty to possessing a firearm while intoxicated, accepting a plea deal that dropped the other charges against him.
Turner is charged with first-degree burglary, second-degree assault and certain persons forbidden to possess a firearm.
Palin pleaded guilty to being intoxicated while possessing a firearm.
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First Known Use of firearm
Synonymsarm, gun, heat [slang], piece, small arm
Related Wordsderringer, forty-five (or .45), gat [slang], handgun, pistol, revolver, rod [slang], roscoe [slang], sidearm, six-gun, six-shooter, zip gun; self-loader, semiautomatic; blunderbuss, breechloader, culverin, fieldpiece, firelock, flintlock, harquebus (or arquebus), matchlock, musket, rifle, shotgun, smoothbore, twenty-two (or .22); AK-47, assault rifle, assault weapon, automatic, carbine, machine gun, machine pistol, repeater, submachine gun, tommy gun; speargun
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