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


It began to revolve rapidly, crackling like a battery of Gatling guns.

As more power was applied they roared like batteries of Gatling guns.

It is Christian countries that build ironclads and make cannon, gatling guns, deadly rifles, and terrible explosives.

Victory usually follows, for the labor group cannot withstand the combined assault of gatling guns and injunctions.

He sent the Dartaway onward at a good rate of speed, the engine making a noise like a battery of gatling guns.

The air seemed to vibrate under the sound as if a battery of gatling guns had been discharged.

High walls surround the whole, patrolled by watchful guards and mounted with gatling guns.

An elderly woman stepped up to the Lieutenant and said: "I'd like mighty well to see some of the Gatling guns."

Three men with gatling guns could kill off an army before it got in sight.

Two of the trucks, fitted with iron plating and sand bags as a protecting cover, carried one Nordenfelt and two Gatling guns.