rubber bullet

noun

Definition of rubber bullet

: a bullet that is made out of rubber so that it hurts but does not kill people and that is used by the police and military to control a crowd

Word by Word Definitions

rubber play
  1. : one that rubs

  2. : an instrument or object (such as a rubber eraser) used in rubbing, polishing, scraping, or cleaning

  3. : something that prevents rubbing or chafing

  1. : a contest consisting of an odd number of games won by the side that takes a majority (such as two out of three)

  2. : an odd game played to determine the winner of a tie

bullet play
  1. : a round or elongated missile (as of lead) to be fired from a firearm

  2. : something resembling a bullet (as in curved form)

  3. : a large dot placed in printed matter to call attention to a particular passage


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