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synonyms for firearms

  • accoutrements
  • armaments
  • artillery
  • equipment
  • guns
  • munitions
  • ordnance
  • panoply
  • weapons
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How to use firearms in a sentence

In the rainy season they fear firearms but little, for they know that they are of less effect than none at all.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
On July 19 a proclamation was issued forbidding the possession of firearms without licence.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
The outlaws had about 160 small firearms, and during the chase several fierce fights took place.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
He was congratulating himself that he might still be in time, when the faint echo of firearms was borne to him on the breeze.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
Persons sometimes go elephant-hunting, armed merely with firearms; but this is attended with danger.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
Indeed, you would not have taken the precaution, which you did at the moment of my arrest, of searching me to find firearms.
THE DOCTOR OF PIMLICOWILLIAM LE QUEUX
The peasantry, farmers, town-population—all of every rank—sought to possess themselves of weapons of war, especially firearms.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND IN THREE VOLUMES, VOL.III.E. FARR AND E. H. NOLAN
"One of you boys saddle my bronc," suddenly requested Alfred, and began to examine his firearms by the light of the saloon lamp.
BLAZED TRAIL STORIESSTEWART EDWARD WHITE
Monella had chosen his ground skilfully, so as to make the utmost of the advantage firearms gave him.
THE DEVIL-TREE OF EL DORADOFRANK AUBREY
The light was a strange one, flickering and yet constant, with the thousands of firearms, which kept up an unceasing roar.
THE CORNET OF HORSEG. A. HENTY
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO FIREARMS

  • accoutrements
  • armaments
  • artillery
  • equipments
  • firearms
  • guns
  • munitions
  • ordnance
  • panoplies
  • weapons
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.