gunrunner

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gun·run·ner

 (gŭn′rŭn′ər)
n.
One that smuggles firearms and ammunition.

gun′run′ning n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gunrunner - a smuggler of gunsgunrunner - a smuggler of guns      
contrabandist, moon curser, moon-curser, runner, smuggler - someone who imports or exports without paying duties
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Translations

gunrunner

[ˈgʌnˌrʌnəʳ] Ncontrabandista mf or traficante mf de armas
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

gunrunner

[ˈgʌnˌrʌnəʳ] ntrafficante m/f or contrabbandiere/a di armi
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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The security units of the capital allegedly launched a massive attack against the internationally active gunrunners, as part of their fight with organised crime.The investigation has been underway for more than one and a half years and focuses on the organisation that smuggles weapons from the Czech Republic to Berlin, #268TK wrote.
The P1.2 million worth of firearms and ammunition seized from suspected Maute 'gunrunners' and were allegedly smuggled by the military turned out to be from a commercial source, an investigation of the Philippine Army revealed.
Noel Detoyato Tuesday said that the military is currently conducting an immediate investigation to verify the source of firearms and ammunition in light of the recent Philippine National Police (PNP) apprehension of gunrunners in Valenzuela City and the recovery of firearms with ammunition stamped with AFP markings.
Two Taiwanese gunrunners suspected of involvement in the smuggling of more than 100 guns last week were deported from Singapore Thursday, one day after their arrest.
Tuesday THE RESTLESS BREED BBC2, 11AM Lawyer Mitch Baker (Scott Brady) is called in by the US Secret Service to hear his agent dad has been killed in Mission, Texas, after being betrayed while investigating gunrunners to Mexico.
Arms and the Dudes: How Three Stoners From Miami Beach Became the Most Unlikely Gunrunners in History is a recommendation for American history and true crime readers alike, and tells of three young Miami Beach stoners who were put in charge of a, $300 million Department of Defense contract to supply ammunition to the Afghanistan military.
TWO gunrunners, who supplied weapons to criminals in Delhi and the NCR region, have been arrested along with 16 semi- automatic pistols.
NEW YORK -- A pair of gunrunners smuggled firearms into New York City by hiding them in luggage they carried on discount buses that offered cheap fares and lesser odds of getting caught, authorities said Monday.