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Meaning of gunpoint by Wiktionary Dictionary

gunpoint


    Etymology

    gun +‎ point

    Noun

    gunpoint ( plural: gunpoints )

    1. A location in the front of the muzzle of a gun .
    2. Threat or coercion by display or aiming a firearm or similar weapon .

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Explanation of gunpoint by Wordnet Dictionary

gunpoint


    Noun
    1. the gun muzzle's direction



    Definition of gunpoint by GCIDE Dictionary

    gunpoint


    1. gunpoint ( gŭnpoint ), n.
      1. The muzzle's direction; as, “he held me up at gunpoint”.

      Syn. -- point.

      2. The open discharging end of a gun.

      Syn. -- gun muzzle, muzzle.