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synonyms for gunnery

  • battery
  • cannon
  • ordnance
  • arms
  • bazooka
  • force
  • munitions
  • rainmakers
  • stovepipe
  • weapons
  • big guns
  • cannonry
  • heavy stuff
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How to use gunnery in a sentence

The tailor of the fairy tale with his "seven at a blow" is not in it with the gunnery Lieutenant of a battleship.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
Their gunnery won't run to it—was never meant to run to it—and with five going aeroplanes we can't do the spotting.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
He paid particular attention to gunnery, and the "Shannon" ere long gained a unique reputation for excellence of shooting.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
"Makes one feel jolly rotten," remarked Eccles, the "Royal Oak's" gunnery jack.
THE DREADNOUGHT OF THE AIRPERCY F. WESTERMAN
The gunnery of the Chinese artilleryman improved, and gaunt breaches were formed in the walls.
THE ARGUS PHEASANTJOHN CHARLES BEECHAM
That was the cause of the immeasurably superior gunnery of the Japanese at the decisive naval battle of Tsushima.
INVENTIONBRADLEY A. FISKE
Artill′erist, one skilled in artillery or gunnery; Artill′ery-man, a soldier of the artillery.
CHAMBERS'S TWENTIETH CENTURY DICTIONARY (PART 1 OF 4: A-D)VARIOUS
The organization was into ten guns' crews, for instruction in seamanship and gunnery, and for discipline.
THE HERO OF MANILAROSSITER JOHNSON
This gunnery officer turned out to be an old comrade of his in the Italian War.
WAR IN THE GARDEN OF EDENKERMIT ROOSEVELT
The jagged mountains to the south reminded me of a squadron of armoured vessels at gunnery practice in rainy weather.
TRANS-HIMALAYA, VOL. 2 (OF 2)SVEN HEDIN
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO GUNNERY

  • arms
  • battery
  • bazooka
  • big guns
  • cannon
  • cannonry
  • force
  • gunnery
  • heavy stuff
  • munitions
  • ordnance
  • rainmakers
  • stovepipe
  • weapons
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.