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gun down

verb as in assassinate

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Nothing could be more cowardly than to gun down three unarmed innocents, including a 14-year-old boy.

He also had a POV video game called School Shooter that allows the player to gun down students with gruesome results.

A relative, 58-year-old Casper Jones, instructed the youngster to put the gun down.

The pair was able to convince the shooter to put his gun down before he shot anyone else.

During the morning he took his gun down from the shelf above the door, cleaned it, and called his wife out of doors.

Grasping the rifle above the stock, he reached his gun down nearly to the edge of the slope.

Yes, and has laid the gun down, but where he can grab it up in a hurry if necessary.

Then he laid his gun down across a roll of bedding, and stood looking at her in speechless wonder.

I brought my gun down to the charge, cocked it, and told him to keep his distance or I should shoot.


On this page you'll find 11 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to gun down, such as: execute, kill, slaughter, slay, eliminate, and hit.

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