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Synonyms and Antonyms of gun

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gun

synonym (synonym of gun)

also (also)

  • shoot with a gun (verb.competition)
    strike down or shoot down (verb.competition)
     

hypernym (gun IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a hand-operated pump that resembles a revolver; forces grease into parts of a machine (noun.artifact)
    a mechanical device that moves fluid or gas by pressure or suction (noun.artifact)
     
  • a pedal that controls the throttle valve (noun.artifact)
    a lever that is operated with the foot (noun.artifact)
     
  • a person who shoots a gun (as regards their ability) (noun.person)
    a person who shoots (usually with respect to their ability to shoot) (noun.person)
     
  • a professional killer who uses a gun (noun.person)
    a criminal who commits homicide (who performs the unlawful premeditated killing of another human being) (noun.person)
     
  • a weapon that discharges a missile at high velocity (especially from a metal tube or barrel) (noun.artifact)
    any instrument or instrumentality used in fighting or hunting (noun.artifact)
     
  • large but transportable armament (noun.artifact)
    weaponry used by military or naval force (noun.artifact)
     
  • shoot with a gun (verb.competition)
    fire a shot (verb.competition)
     
  • the discharge of a firearm as signal or as a salute in military ceremonies (noun.act)
    the act of discharging a gun (noun.act)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF gun relation)

  • a weapon that discharges a missile at high velocity (especially from a metal tube or barrel) (noun.artifact)
    a gun that propels a projectile by compressed air (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    artillery designed to shoot upward at airplanes (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a gun that is loaded at the breech (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a portable gun (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a gun that fires gas shells (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    (military) gun that is discharged once every minute (usually as part of a military funeral) (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a dummy gun or piece of artillery made usually of wood (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a gun that is set to fire on any intruder that comes in contact with the wire that sets it off (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a gun (or device resembling a gun) for discharging a projectile (especially a harpoon) at a whale (noun.artifact)
     
  • large but transportable armament (noun.artifact)
    a large artillery gun that is usually on wheels (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    movable artillery (other than antiaircraft) used by armies in the field (especially for direct support of front-line troops) (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    an artillery gun that throws a shot weighing four pounds (noun.artifact)
     
  • shoot with a gun (verb.competition)
    shoot with a machine gun (verb.competition)
     

part holonym (PART OF relation)

  • a weapon that discharges a missile at high velocity (especially from a metal tube or barrel) (noun.artifact)
    the operating part that transmits power to a mechanism (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a tube through which a bullet travels when a gun is fired (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a mechanism in a firearm that ejects the empty shell case after firing (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a mechanism in a firearm that pulls an empty shell case out of the chamber and passes it to the ejector (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a metal frame or container holding cartridges; can be inserted into an automatic gun (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    chamber that is the part of a gun that receives the charge (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    the action that ignites the charge in a firearm (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    the open circular discharging end of a gun (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a sight used for aiming a gun (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    lever that activates the firing mechanism of a gun (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    guard consisting of a locking device that prevents a weapon from being fired (noun.artifact)
     
  • large but transportable armament (noun.artifact)
    the handle of a handgun or the butt end of a rifle or shotgun or part of the support of a machine gun or artillery gun (noun.artifact)
     

part meronym (HAS PART relation)

  • a pedal that controls the throttle valve (noun.artifact)
    an aircraft that has a fixed wing and is powered by propellers or jets (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a motor vehicle with four wheels; usually propelled by an internal combustion engine (noun.artifact)
     
  • large but transportable armament (noun.artifact)
    a collection of related things intended for use together (noun.group)
     

derivation (.... is derived from gun)

domain category (gun is domain category of ....)

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