water pistol

noun

Definition of water pistol

: a toy pistol designed to squirt a jet of liquid called also water gun, squirt gun

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1797

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WATER PISTOL Defined for English Language Learners

water pistol

Definition of water pistol for English Language Learners

  • : a toy pistol that shoots a stream of water


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