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water pistol

water pistol

n
(Other Non-sporting Hobbies) a toy pistol that squirts a stream of water or other liquid. Also called (US): water gun

wa′ter pis`tol


n.
a toy gun that shoots a stream of water or other liquid. Also called water gun , squirt gun.
[1900–05]

water pistol

squirt gun
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Noun1.water pistol - plaything consisting of a toy pistol that squirts waterwater pistol - plaything consisting of a toy pistol that squirts water
plaything, toy - an artifact designed to be played with
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