Examples of gunfire in a Sentence
We heard gunfire in the distance.
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Police are still investigating if the boy was shot by Rollins or Gaskill while the two exchanged gunfire.
O’Cain and Alston were arrested in a home in the same block of Aiken Street after the shooting, and charged by city police with attempted murder for allegedly exchanging gunfire with three other people.
The occupant and the men exchanged gunfire, resulting in both the occupant and one of the robbers being shot.
The report said officers exchanged gunfire with shooters in 14 incidents.
There were reports that some members of Libya’s security forces, who exchanged gunfire with the attackers, had also been killed.
The officer got out of the car and announced his office before the two exchanged gunfire, according to police.
Police said an unmarked car used by the investigators who pulled Calderon over before exchanging gunfire with him was not equipped with video cameras, and Aurora police do not use body cameras.
Officers caught up with Neal and exchanged gunfire with him.
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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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