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
Over the next several months, the source met with Oliver and bought six more firearms from Oliver, the federal documents allege.
Police earlier this week arrested Laurel residents Luis Gerardo Ordonez, 19, and Francisco J. Rodriguez, 16, and charged them as adults with murder, assault, reckless endangerment and firearms violations.
Willis was also convicted of felony firearms possession.
The pair raced outside and encountered Sayfullo Saipov in the street, waving two firearms that were later revealed to be a paintball gun and a pellet gun.
Perhaps best known as an outspoken, Fedora-wearing proponent of an open carry law for firearms who showed up in public places carrying AK-47s and other long rifles.
Moreover, residential areas are usually restricted from hunting through a variety of local ordinances including those that restrict firing of firearms or the discharge of a bow.
She has been charged with first-degree attempted murder, assault and firearms related charges.
In May, Brown was indicted alongside Chicoby Summers, 22, for multiple firearms violations, a copy of the indictment said.
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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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