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noun as in munitions

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They were the machine gun bullets coming from the ambush when my company got hit.

According to a police source, that fax came in at 2:46 p.m.—literally a after before the fatal bullets flew.

Coren said she never felt she was at risk of bodily harm, even as the bullets flew.

In the case of Steven Eugene Washington, nothing more than a blank stare made him a target for police bullets.

They unleashed a hail of bullets to rival the final scene in ‘Bonnie and Clyde.’

Quite a good lot of bullets were plopping into the water, so the Commodore ordered the Colne to lie further out.

None of the bullets harmed horse or man, and the sowars were not quite near enough to be in the line of fire.

A huge string game-bag was slung over his back, and in an antelope's horn or a crane's bill bullets were carried.

Even bullets will fly off from any other part of the scaly covering as though they had struck against a stone wall.

Five horses were shot under him, his clothes were riddled with bullets, but he was reserved for a sinister fate.


On this page you'll find 12 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to bullets, such as: ammo, armament, arsenal, bombs, explosives, and grenades.

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