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smok·ing gun

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  1. smoking gunnoun

    indisputable evidence (especially of a crime)

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  1. Avril Haines:

    We're hoping to find a smoking gun, but it might not happen.

  2. Kate Wynne:

    So far there is no' smoking gun' in this environmental mystery.

  3. Chris Nelson:

    There's no question the spill had tremendous effect on oyster production in Louisiana and Mississippi, but it's hard to say what exactly was caused by the oil and what wasn't, there's no smoking gun.

  4. Pramila Jayapal:

    The president was the first and best witness in this case. The president admitted to his wrongdoing and corrupt intent on national television, the president is the smoking gun.

  5. Ross County Prosecutor Matt Schmidt:

    At this point, there’s no smoking gun that says, ‘Hey, we’ve got a serial killer on the loose,’ we have missing people and we have a homicide. There are certainly people talking in the community and people that are upset and understandably concerned about that. When there are those concerns, we don’t rule that out. We have to keep an open mind to the possibilities, but the evidence is going to dictate where we go with the investigation.

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