Rifle

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Definition

a rifle: a gun with a long barrel fired from the shoulder (for example, an AK47)
noun
Pronunciation examples
UK: I pointed my rifle at the burglar and he ran away.
US: Warbuckle owns 25 hunting rifles.
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Examples

  • "Although I don't own a rifle, I'm pretty sure they're not allowed on commercial flights."
  • "PS: Don't forget to bring a pair of swimming trunks and a rifle."
  • "I got plenty of rifles if you need one."

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