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See definition of gunpowder on Dictionary.com
  • as inmunitions
  • as inexplosive
  • as inammunition

synonyms for gunpowder

  • ammo
  • armament
  • arsenal
  • bullets
  • explosives
  • missiles
  • shells
  • torpedos
  • weapons
  • bomb
  • mine
  • booby trap
  • missile
  • powder
  • ammunition
  • grease
  • shot
  • grenade
  • charge
  • shell
  • munition
  • detonator
  • dynamite
  • TNT
  • fireworks
  • soup
  • nitroglycerin
  • pineapple
  • mulligan
  • propellant
  • armament
  • bomb
  • bullet
  • cartridge
  • rocket
  • materiel
  • missile
  • chemical
  • explosive
  • shell
  • shot
  • fuse
  • grenade
  • charge
  • ball
  • powder
  • round
  • munition
  • shrapnel
  • torpedo
  • ammo
  • napalm
  • buckshot
  • confetti
  • cannonball
  • iron rations
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How to use gunpowder in a sentence

If you smell a gunpowder odor, it could be from a fried circuit board or fan motor in your furnace.
IS YOUR HOUSE SAFE? USE THIS CHECKLIST TO FIND OUT.JEAN FEINGOLDSEPTEMBER 7, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Jacqueline Falcone One morning I was up early, and Ricky asked me if I wanted to go into town with him and get gunpowder.
REVISITING ‘THE VISITORS’: AN ORAL HISTORY OF RAGNAR KJARTANSSON’S MULTIMEDIA MASTERPIECESEBASTIAN SMEE, GABRIEL FLORIT, JOANNE LEEJULY 23, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Some events even featured fireworks, which involved filling trees with gunpowder and setting them on fire.
JUNETEENTH, EXPLAINEDFABIOLA CINEASJUNE 17, 2021VOX
Hooray Agency’s Seghers advises to “keep your gunpowder dry” in times of crisis and lean into brand values with authentic messaging.
‘CONSUMERS EXPECT BRANDS TO ACT’: WHY DEFINING VOICE AND VALUES HAS BECOME CRUCIAL FOR MARKETERS AMID CRISESKIMEKO MCCOYJANUARY 25, 2021DIGIDAY
You just stacked the furniture, sprinkled it with gunpowder and put a torch to it.
IN 1814, BRITISH FORCES BURNED THE U.S. CAPITOLJOEL ACHENBACHJANUARY 6, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The badness of the gunpowder used by the Mexicans, was again of great service to us.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
Little did Tressan dream to what a cask of gunpowder he was applying the match of his smug pertness.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
Mac took that pretty hard, and came mighty near making the major eat his words with gunpowder sauce on the side.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Gunpowder explosion at Vera Cruz, by which several buildings were injured and 20 persons killed, mostly women.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
It is even more comparable to the sound produced by exploding gunpowder.
OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO GUNPOWDER

  • ammo
  • armament
  • ball
  • bomb
  • buckshot
  • bullet
  • cannonball
  • cartridge
  • charge
  • chemical
  • confetti
  • explosive
  • fuse
  • grenade
  • gunpowder
  • iron rations
  • materiel
  • missile
  • munition
  • napalm
  • powder
  • rocket
  • round
  • shell
  • shot
  • shrapnel
  • torpedo
  • ammos
  • armaments
  • arsenals
  • bullets
  • explosives
  • gunpowder
  • missiles
  • shells
  • torpedoes
  • weapons
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