HyperDic: machine_gun

English > 2 senses of the expression machine gun:
NOUNartifactmachine guna rapidly firing automatic gun (often mounted)
VERBcompetitionmachine gunshoot with a machine gun
English > machine gun: 2 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA rapidly firing automatic gun (often mounted).
Partsstock, gunstockThe handle of a handgun or the butt end of a rifle or shotgun or part of the support of a machine gun or artillery gun
NarrowerBrowning machine gun, PeacemakerA belt-fed machine gun capable of firing more than 500 rounds per minute
Gatling gunAn early form of machine gun having several barrels that fire in sequence as they are rotated
Maxim gunAn obsolete water-cooled machine gun having a single barrel
SpandauA German machine gun
automatic rifle, automatic, machine riflelight machine gun
submachine gunmachine gun that is a portable automatic firearm
Broaderautomatic firearm, automatic gun, automatic weaponA firearm that reloads itself and keeps firing until the trigger is released
Verbsmachine gunshoot with a machine gun
English > machine gun: 2 senses > verb 1, competition
MeaningShoot with a machine gun.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
Entailsshoot, hit, piphit with a missile from a weapon
BroadergunShoot with a gun
Nounsmachine guna rapidly firing automatic gun (often mounted)

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