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gun·sling·er

 (gŭn′slĭng′ər)
n.
One who is armed with a gun, especially an outlaw.

gun′sling′ing n.
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gunslinger

(ˈɡʌnˌslɪŋə)
n
(Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) slang a gunfighter or gunman, esp in the Old West
ˈgunˌslinging n
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gun•sling•er

(ˈgʌnˌslɪŋ ər)

n.
Slang. a gunfighter.
[1950–55]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gunslinger - a professional killer who uses a gungunslinger - a professional killer who uses a gun
liquidator, manslayer, murderer - a criminal who commits homicide (who performs the unlawful premeditated killing of another human being)
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Translations

gunslinger

[ˈgʌnslɪngəʳ] Npistolero/a m/f
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