gunfire

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noun gun·fire \-ˌfī(-ə)r\

Examples of gunfire in a sentence

  1. We heard gunfire in the distance.

1801

First Known Use of gunfire

1801


GUNFIRE Defined for English Language Learners

gunfire

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noun gun·fire \-ˌfī(-ə)r\

Definition of gunfire for English Language Learners

  • : the firing of guns


GUNFIRE Defined for Kids

gunfire

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noun gun·fire \ˈgən-ˌfīr\

Definition of gunfire for Students

  1. :  the firing of guns


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