gunshot

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noun gun·shot \ˈgən-ˌshät\

Definition of gunshot

  1. 1 :  shot or a projectile fired from a gun

  2. 2 :  the range of a gun

  3. 3 :  the firing of a gun

Examples of gunshot in a sentence

  1. He was killed by a gunshot to the head.

15th Century

First Known Use of gunshot

15th century


GUNSHOT Defined for English Language Learners

gunshot

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noun gun·shot \ˈgən-ˌshät\

Definition of gunshot for English Language Learners

  • : bullets fired from a gun

  • : the firing of a gun

  • : the distance that a bullet fired from a gun can travel


GUNSHOT Defined for Kids

gunshot

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noun gun·shot \ˈgən-ˌshät\

Definition of gunshot for Students

  1. 1 :  a shot from a gun

  2. 2 :  the distance that can be reached by a gun



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