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  • as inarms
  • as inbattery

synonyms for guns

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

Before daybreak we had ridden five and twenty miles, but had been compelled to abandon two more guns.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
Then the enemy's howitzers and field guns had it all their own way, forcing attack to yield a lot of ground.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
No doubt these very batteries are now getting back into concealed positions where our ships' guns will not be able to find them.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
All night long they expected to hear the roar of the pursuing guns, to find the sabers of the Dragoons flashing over their heads.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
An aeroplane had reported that the Goeben had come into the Narrows, presumably to fire over the Peninsula with her big guns.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
The nine barricaded the outer gates and placed in the best positions guns loaded with grape.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
There were machine guns here which wiped out the landing parties whenever they tried to get ashore North of the present line.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
A full General landing to inspect overseas is entitled to a salute of 17 guns—well, I got my dues.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
These men saw the Turks clear out of Krithia taking machine guns with them.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
Going back we had some long range shots with the 15-inch guns at batteries in rear of Achi Baba.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO GUNS

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