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  • as infirearm
  • as ingun
  • as inSaturday night special
  • as inweapon

synonyms for revolver

  • handgun
  • musket
  • pistol
  • rifle
  • shotgun
  • weapon
  • heat
  • cannon
  • handgun
  • hardware
  • mortar
  • piece
  • pistol
  • rifle
  • shotgun
  • blaster
  • difference
  • equalizer
  • flintlock
  • forty-five
  • howitzer
  • magnum
  • musket
  • ordnance
  • persuader
  • rod
  • Uzi
  • peashooter
  • Saturday-night special
  • thirty-eight
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How to use revolver in a sentence

Assistant director Dave Halls reportedly told Baldwin the revolver was “cold,” meaning it did not have live rounds, before he shot Hutchins and director Joel Souza, who survived.
WHY ALEC BALDWIN COULD FACE CHARGES EVEN IF THE “RUST” SHOOTING WAS ACCIDENTALCOURTNEY VINOPALOCTOBER 27, 2021QUARTZ
The assistant director could only recall seeing three rounds when Gutierrez showed him the revolver before Baldwin rehearsed the scene.
‘LEAD PROJECTILE’ RECOVERED FROM DIRECTOR’S SHOULDER AS EVIDENCE IN FATAL SHOOTING ON ALEC BALDWIN FILM SET, AUTHORITIES SAYSONIA RAOOCTOBER 27, 2021WASHINGTON POST
We see a distraught Martin show Kate a family heirloom, an antique revolver that he indicates he plans to use on himself.
‘CRUEL SUMMER’ FINALE REVEALS THE TRUTH ABOUT ITS BIGGEST MYSTERY. WE THINK.BETHONIE BUTLERJUNE 16, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Paige Berhow, who retired as assistant police chief in the Ogden suburb of Riverdale and now lives in the city, became an officer in the early 1980s, when her on-duty equipment consisted of little more than a uniform and a revolver.
INSIDE THE RISE OF POLICE DEPARTMENT REAL-TIME CRIME CENTERSROWAN MOORE GERETYAPRIL 19, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
The city was quick to release a photo of a revolver the man was allegedly carrying and camera footage from a nearby business that appears to show a person raising an object before getting shot.
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A look of passion came into the face of the watching boy, and again he fingered his revolver.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
During this conversation Harry's right hand was resting beneath his jacket, grasping the butt of his revolver.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
"So that is Jim Poindexter, the bloody villain," muttered the boy between his set teeth, and nervously fingering his revolver.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
Frank loosened his sword from its fastenings and took a revolver in his left hand, in which he also held the reins.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Instantly Longcluse had used his revolver; but before he could make assurance doubly sure, his quick ear detected a step outside.
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WORDS RELATED TO REVOLVER

  • cheap handgun
  • firearm
  • handgun
  • pistol
  • revolver
  • rod
  • six-shooter
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.