Definition of gunman
1 : a man armed with a gun; especially : a professional killer
2 : a man noted for speed or skill in handling a gun
Examples of gunman in a Sentence
They were shot by an unknown gunman.
First Known Use of gunman
GUNMAN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of gunman for English Language Learners
: a person (especially a man) who uses a gun to shoot someone or to try to shoot someone
GUNMAN Defined for Kids
Definition of gunman for Students
: a criminal armed with a gun
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