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noun as in arms


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The NRA has fought for the rights of felons to buy and own firearms.

The RFI posed questions such as: “How does the company respond when one of its firearms is found to have been used in a crime?”

While Gaston designed firearms, the rest of the family kept the factory going.

“People entrust firearms with their lives,” Kloepfer told me while explaining his biometric gun.

She said the company, which holds a Federal Firearms License, has received and filled multiple orders for the iP1 personalized.

In the rainy season they fear firearms but little, for they know that they are of less effect than none at all.

On July 19 a proclamation was issued forbidding the possession of firearms without licence.

The outlaws had about 160 small firearms, and during the chase several fierce fights took place.

He was congratulating himself that he might still be in time, when the faint echo of firearms was borne to him on the breeze.

Persons sometimes go elephant-hunting, armed merely with firearms; but this is attended with danger.

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On this page you'll find 10 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to firearms, such as: accoutrements, armament(s), artillery, equipment, guns, and munitions.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.