cap gun


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cap gun

n.
A toy pistol with a hammer action that detonates a mildly explosive cap.
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One of my doormen managed to grab it off him, but then the doorman started to tell him off, shouting 'why have you come in here with this cap gun.'
"It was at this point a loud bang sounded, like a loud child's cap gun. I didn't think it was a gunshot and thought it was the bike or something it had hit.
My Heckler & Koch-inspired MP5SD cap gun fed plastic strip caps through a detachable magazine.
The cap gun pictured in Dave Anderson's article (Better Shooting, Sept/Oct 2018) is a Nichols Stallion .45 considered by many to be the "Cadillac" of cap pistols.
Caption: FLOBERT GALLERY CAP GUN, .22 CB, 70%: $100
Now, where did I put those A-Team videos and my cap gun? TOMORROW GARY BAINBRIDGE STRUGGLES WITH THE 21ST CENTURY
Would you want to eat a nice steak while someone fired a cap gun next to your ear?
The officer determined that the gun was a toy cap gun, and school officials suspended him.
One of the first things he did was buy a cap gun, shooting it behind Dyna's pen.
9:04 p.m.: Princeton Road, sounds of possible cap gun and someone walking down the stairs.