Synonyms and Antonyms of small arm
a portable weapon from which a shot is discharged by gunpowder
- The soldiers keep their small arms securely in their holsters when not on patrol.
derringer, forty-five (or .45), gat [slang], handgun, pistol, revolver, rod [slang], sidearm, six-gun, six-shooter, zip gun
blunderbuss, breechloader, culverin, fieldpiece, firelock, flintlock, harquebus (or arquebus), matchlock, musket, rifle, shotgun, smoothbore, twenty-two (or .22)
AK-47, assault rifle, assault weapon, automatic, carbine, machine gun, machine pistol, repeater, submachine gun, tommy gun