Examples of gunfire in a Sentence
We heard gunfire in the distance.
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Doty said three officers were hit by gunfire and described their injuries as not life threatening.
Jones said alligators typically thrash violently when wounded by gunfire, but this one submerged quietly.
In the early morning hours of May 13, four teenagers were walking near South Grand and West Manchester avenues when they were all struck by gunfire, said Los Angeles Police Capt.
That was the resolute message from reporter Chase Cook just hours after the Capital Gazette in Annapolis, Maryland – a newsroom that is the lifeblood of its waterside community – was ripped apart by gunfire.
The Phoenix Fire Department responded to the home, on the 5600 block of South 13th Place, to find the men critically wounded by gunfire.
Police said a civilian husband and wife were hit by gunfire as soldiers cornered the rebels in the couple's house.
Authorities released images of the cars hit by gunfire and said investigations are ongoing.
The victim was struck by gunfire and the two suspects fled the scene on Sampson Lane and are still at-large, a spokesman for the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office said.
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GUNFIRE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of gunfire for English Language Learners
: the firing of guns
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