with guns blazing

Definition of with guns blazing

  1. :  while firing guns They stepped out from behind the building with guns blazing. —often used figuratively with respect to forceful effort The team came out with all guns blazing in the second half.

Word by Word Definitions

gunplay guns
  1. :  a piece of ordnance usually with high muzzle velocity and comparatively flat trajectory

    :  a portable firearm (such as a rifle or handgun)

    :  a device that throws a projectile

  1. :  to fire on

    :  shoot

    :  to open up the throttle of so as to increase speed

blazingplay
  1. :  burning very brightly and intensely

    :  of outstanding power, speed, heat, or intensity


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