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Synonyms for shotgun

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. shotgun, scattergunnoun

    firearm that is a double-barreled smoothbore shoulder weapon for firing shot at short ranges


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  1. List of paraphrases for "shotgun":

    rifle, dhotgun, gun, musket, pistol

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  1. Greg Murphy:

    I want to help restore faith in medicine to the American public, i also want real answers. … Did we go overboard because we kept only focusing on one thing during this entire time period? In my opinion, I think we should have had a much more selective approach of helping those who are at high risk rather than just a shotgun approach to everybody.

  2. Wanda Cooper-Jones:

    Ahmaud Arbery described Ahmaud as turning toward Travis and attacking Travis, which we all know now that wasn't true, when Ahmaud turned to Travis, Travis already had that shotgun pulled toward him.

  3. Ronald Higgs:

    He stuck that shotgun right here under my chin with his finger on the trigger, i said if you're going to effing kill Ronald Higgs you better do it now or I'm going to take this away from you and beat you to death with it.

  4. Rex Whitmire Harbour:

    Also in the vehicle, investigators found approximately 3,000 rounds of.22 ammunition, 350 rounds of 9mm ammunition and 150 12-gauge shotgun shells.

  5. Jon Rahm:

    I do see the appeal other people see towards LIV Golf. I do see some of the points and arguments they could make toward why they prefer it, to be honest, part of the format is not really appealing to me. Shotgun three days, to me, is not a golf tournament — no cut. It’s that simple. I want to play against the best in the world and a format that’s been going on for hundreds of years. That’s what I want to see.

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