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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

One who engages in armed disputes.

Usage examples (29)
  • I believe it was Billy the Kid who eschewed the term gunfighter and called himself, instead, a "shootist."
  • The judge's table was at the pillar, in what I call the gunfighter's seat.
  • This kind of gunfighter won't leave our hero alone -- the hero who's expert at handling guns but would rather live in peace.
  • He'd swoop them up off his chest the way a gunfighter for more
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