Synonyms for dumdum
- held back
- mentally defective
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DUMDUM
The stories of the effects of the Throg's dumdum weapon were anything but pretty.
All I could get out of it was that a dumdum bullet had smashed his right shinbone.
Another large poster appeared in all parts of the town stating that the British had been convicted of using Dumdum bullets.
March 8—British charge that German dumdum bullets were found after a recent battle in Egypt.
The Declaration concerning expanding (dumdum) bullets; see below, 112.
I sat next to a young man who had been talking learnedly of dumdum bullets and Parisian restaurants.
In all the wounds considered, on the basis of the aspect of the wound of entrance, dumdum bullets were not used.
And what characteristics of dumdum bullets were absent, in your opinion—in your evaluation of these wounds?
Nov. 28—Regimental dispatch dog mentioned in orders as having fallen in duty; Germans charge use of dumdum bullets by the French.