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synonyms for blowgun

  • ammunition
  • bomb
  • cannon
  • firearm
  • gun
  • knife
  • machete
  • machine gun
  • missile
  • nerve gas
  • pistol
  • revolver
  • rifle
  • shotgun
  • sword
  • tear gas
  • arbalest
  • archery
  • arrow
  • assegai
  • ax
  • axe
  • backsword
  • ballista
  • banderilla
  • barong
  • bat
  • baton
  • battle-ax
  • bayonet
  • bazooka
  • blackjack
  • blade
  • bludgeon
  • boomerang
  • catapult
  • cleaver
  • club
  • crossbow
  • cudgel
  • cutlass
  • dagger
  • dart
  • dirk
  • flamethrower
  • harpoon
  • hatchet
  • howitzer
  • lance
  • musket
  • saber
  • scythe
  • slingshot
  • spear
  • spike
  • stiletto
  • switchblade
  • anlace
  • atlatl
  • billy club
  • bow and arrow
  • bowie knife
  • brass knuckles
  • hunting knife
  • nuclear bomb
  • nunchaku
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How to use blowgun in a sentence

Aynin stated that seven blowgun arrows are first prepared, including a small one only a hand-length (awhil) long.
THE SACRED FORMULAS OF THE CHEROKEESJAMES MOONEY
He is a handsome little fellow and spends his whole time hunting birds with blowgun and arrow.
MYTHS OF THE CHEROKEEJAMES MOONEY
But he vastly preferred to go out for long walks with his blowgun, his net, and his collecting boxes.
BY SHEER PLUCKG. A. HENTY
Frank placed the blowgun to his mouth, and in a moment his pellet struck the animal smartly on the side of the head.
BY SHEER PLUCKG. A. HENTY
Their weapons are the bow and arrow and the blowgun or sumpitan, here called “sumpit.”
NEGRITOS OF ZAMBALESWILLIAM ALLAN REED
“Quite an elaborate display of implements,” remarked Joe, examining a blowgun with interest.
LOST IN THE WILDS OF BRAZILJAMES H. FOSTER
Now, as if shot from some new form of repeating blowgun, one by one these arrows went crashing into the charging monster.
JOHNNY LONGBOWROY J. SNELL
Did Ulv have his blowgun ready to kill Brion with, if he should try to stop the launchings?
PLANET OF THE DAMNEDHARRY HARRISON
Brion clutched wildly at Ulv's arm, dragging the blowgun from the Disan's mouth.
PLANET OF THE DAMNEDHARRY HARRISON
"Nyjord is medvirk," Ulv said, raising his blowgun and sending a dart across the cavern.
PLANET OF THE DAMNEDHARRY HARRISON
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