machine gun

Definitions of machine gun

n a rapidly firing automatic gun (often mounted)

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automatic, automatic rifle, machine rifle
light machine gun
Browning machine gun, Peacemaker
a belt-fed machine gun capable of firing more than 500 rounds per minute; used by United States troops in World War II and the Korean War
Gatling gun
an early form of machine gun having several barrels that fire in sequence as they are rotated
Maxim gun
an obsolete water-cooled machine gun having a single barrel
a German machine gun
submachine gun
machine gun that is a portable automatic firearm
assault gun, assault rifle
any of the automatic rifles or semiautomatic rifles with large magazines designed for military use
Bren, Bren gun
a submachine gun operated by gas pressure; used by the British in World War II
BAR, Browning automatic rifle
a portable .30 caliber automatic rifle operated by gas pressure and fed by cartridges from a magazine; used by United States troops in World War I and in World War II and in the Korean War
burp gun, machine pistol
a fully automatic pistol; a small submachine gun
a type of submachine gun made in Russia
light machine gun
a submachine gun not greater than .30 millimeter
Sten gun
a lightweight British submachine gun
Thompson submachine gun, Tommy gun
a .45-caliber submachine gun
a type of submachine gun that is designed and manufactured in Israel
Type of:
automatic firearm, automatic gun, automatic weapon
a firearm that reloads itself and keeps firing until the trigger is released

v shoot with a machine gun

Type of:
shoot with a gun

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