sawn-off shotgun

noun

Definition of sawn-off shotgun

British
:a shotgun that has a shorter barrel than a regular shotgun

Word by Word Definitions

shotgun play
  1. : a smoothbore shoulder weapon for firing shot at short ranges

  2. : an offensive football formation in which the quarterback plays a few yards behind the line of scrimmage and the other backs are scattered as flankers or slotbacks

  1. : of, relating to, or using a shotgun

  2. : involving coercion

  3. : covering a wide field with hit-or-miss effectiveness


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