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Synonyms for gunpoint

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  1. point, gunpointnoun

    the gun muzzle's direction

    "he held me up at the point of a gun"

    period, stage, pointedness, decimal point, degree, dot, percentage point, tip, distributor point, full point, full stop, point, peak, power point, head, item, compass point, detail, breaker point, stop, point in time, spot, level

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  1. List of paraphrases for "gunpoint":

    pistol, handgun, gun

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How to use gunpoint in a sentence?

  1. Maltese Prime Minister Joseph Muscat:

    Gangs of criminals are putting people on a boat, sometimes even at gunpoint, they're putting them on the road to death, really, and nothing else.

  2. Jehad Shawar:

    They held the staff at gunpoint and stormed the room of Azzam Shalalda.

  3. Police Commissioner William J. Bratton:

    Responding officers were told by a victim that his bike had been stolen at gunpoint.

  4. Ronald Reagan:

    I favor the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and it must be enforced at gunpoint if necessary.

  5. Jerri Hrubes:

    I support all police officers. I see good in them, but, I do not support putting a child of 10-years-old at gunpoint with no explanation. . . Does he look like hes 30? Does he look like hes 18? No.

Translations for gunpoint

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  • Androhung von Schusswaffengewalt, Laufmündung, vorgehaltene WaffeGerman
  • punta de pistolaSpanish
  • به زور اسلحهPersian
  • vapenhotSwedish

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