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Synonyms for ammunition
ˌæm yəˈnɪʃ ənam·mu·ni·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ammunition, ammonoun

    projectiles to be fired from a gun


  2. ammunitionnoun

    any nuclear or chemical or biological material that can be used as a weapon of mass destruction


  3. ammunitionnoun

    information that can be used to attack or defend a claim or argument or viewpoint

    "his admission provided ammunition for his critics"


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  1. ammunitionnoun

    munition, military stores

  2. ammunitionnoun

    powder and shot

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "ammunition":

    munitions, ordnance, ammunitions, ammo, munition, cluster

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  1. Brian Klaas:

    There is historic distrust of government among certain segments of the Brian Klaas population, particularly people who believe that government control is the reason they need to stockpile guns and ammunition.

  2. Jamie Shea:

    A lot of a lot of armoured vehicles, helicopters and ammunition have been put into Afghanistan and four months is not a lot of time to get them home, many European forces won’t want to abandon that equipment worth billions of dollars.

  3. Martinez Monsivais:

    We were just six feet, maybe seven feet apart, the only thing separating us was a four-foot chain link fence. We were exchanging gunfire and his gun, now we know it ran out of ammunition but, at the time we didn’t know if it jammed. He stopped. He literally took the gun, looked at me, we made eye contact, and then he threw the gun at me and hit me in the shoulder with it. I holstered up and chased after him and tackled him.

  4. T.F Hodge:

    A coward's gun is emptied when fear pulls the trigger, and hate is the ammunition of choice.”

  5. Stephen Bartholomew:

    I don’t want to speculate as to what is or is not happening in this particular situation, but a licensee cannot sell ammunition to anyone under the age of 18 and, importantly, you cannot sell handgun ammunition to individuals under the age of 21.

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