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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

n. - The gun muzzle's direction.

Usage examples (36)
  • How can you not see that imposing a democracy at gunpoint is an oxymoron?
  • The scene where Wales turns the tables on two mountain men holding him at gunpoint is worth the admission price all by itself.
  • None of the French masters whose works were stolen at gunpoint from a Swiss museum this week makes it: Dégas is at 15, Cézanne at 25.
  • Having served in both professions, you are correct in pointing out that there are times when holding someone at gunpoint is appropriate. for more
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