gun englannista suomeksi
pyssy, pistooli, tykki, kivääri
''Looking for wild meat to fill his family's freezer for the winter, the young man quietly raised up his gun at the approaching deer.''
(RQ:Jefferies Amateur Poacher)
A cannon with relatively long barrel, operating with relatively low angle of fire, and having a high velocity.JP 1-02. ''Department of Defense Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms, 8 November 2010 (As Amended Through 15 March 2012)'', p.142. (Searchable online version)
A firearm or cannon used for saluting or signalling.(w)
- It was April 22, 1831, and a young man was walking down Whitehall in the direction of Parliament Street.(nb..). He halted opposite the Privy Gardens, and, with his face turned skywards, listened until the sound of the Tower guns smote again on the ear and dispelled his doubts.
Any implement designed to fire a projectile from a tube.
A device or tool that projects a substance.
A device or tool that applies something rather than projecting it.
2000, Drew Kampion, surfline.com
- by the winter of 1962, the Brewer Surfboards Hawaii gun was the most in-demand big-wave equipment on the North Shore.
A pattern that "fires" out other patterns.
2010, Andrew Adamatzky, ''Game of Life Cellular Automata'', p.74:
- Greene's period-416 2''c''/5 spaceship gun
2012, Brand Fortner, Theodore E. Meyer, ''Number by Colors'' (page 202)
- The problem is figuring out how to get the electrons from the red gun to hit only the red phosphors, the electrons from the blue gun to hit only the blue phosphors, and so on.
Violent blasts of wind.
Someone excellent, surpassingly wonderful, or cool.
(qualifier) To shoot someone or something, either literally (with a firearm) or figuratively (such as to put an end to something).
''He gunned down the hitmen''.
''The CEO gunned down that idea before we could present it to the board.''
''He gunned the engine''.
To offer vigorous support to a person or cause.
''He’s gunning for you''.
To seek to attack someone; to take aim at someone.
''He's been gunning for you ever since you embarrassed him at the party.''
To practice fowling or hunting small game; chiefly in participial form: ''to go gunning''.
2010, ''BNA's Employment Discrimination Report''
- (..) all inmates participated in such conduct, and (..) "the inmates gunned only female staff, not the all-male security staff," he said.
(nonstandard spelling of)
''I'm gun go get da gun from da closet.''
(nl-verb form of)
goods for sale
(alternative form of)
''an t-amadan sin gun do thagh thu'' - That fool that you voted for
''am fear gum pòs aig an deireadh na mìosa'' - that man that will marry at the end of the month
''an taigh gu bheil aice'' - that house that she has
''gun teagamh'' - without a doubt
1911 (Birlinn Limited), Edward Dwelly: ''The Illustrated Gaelic-English Dictionary'':