bullet bullet  /ˈbʊ lət/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a projectile that is fired from a gun
  2. (n) a high-speed passenger train
  3. (n) (baseball) a pitch thrown with maximum velocity

Usage(s):

  1. Bush Administration has dodged another electoral bullet south of the border, but only by the narrowest of margins.
  2. A prototype of the bullet train Fastech 360S is seen at the East Japan Railway Commpany's rolling stock laboratory center in Rifu, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan.
  3. The bullet holes have been filled, the scorch marks from FRAG grenades painted over and walls repaired.

News

  1. Report: Bullet removed from man’s hip not from I-96 corridor shooting suspect’s guns

    Recent forensic tests revealed that a bullet recovered from the hip of a man initially believed to be a victim of a series of October shootings along I-96 does not match guns recovered from the suspect’s home.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Oakland Press

  2. Stray bullet ends dream of better life for immigrant

    Man, 44, hit by stray bullet while on the job, had been in vegetative state Close friends say Zenon Santiago Hernandez was a prodigious worker, handling two full-time jobs often seven days a week.        
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Chicago Tribune

  3. Bullet hole found in front window of Ypsilanti home

    A man reported finding a bullet hole in a window at his Ypsilanti home Monday, apparently about three weeks after the house was shot at, according to police. Ypsilanti police responded at 2:05 p.m. Monday to the 500 block...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: AnnArbor.com

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Quotes

  1. "This was a screw-up that could have been disastrous," Obama told the officials, White House officials said later. "We dodged a bullet, but just barely. It was averted by brave individuals, not because the system worked -- and that is not...
    on Jan 5, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: Los Angeles Times

  2. "Part of the reason we were in the C-17 is because part of it is armored," Clinton said. "I was moved up into the cockpit. Everyone else was told to sit on their bullet proof vests. We came in in an evasive maneuver. Those of you who have...
    on Mar 17, 2008 By: Hillary Rodham Clinton Source: New York Daily News

  3. "We disagree with the finding on the cause of the death," said Sherry Rehman, spokeswoman for the Pakistan Peoples Party, who escorted Bhutto to the hospital after the attack. "She died from a bullet injury, this was and is our position."
    on Feb 8, 2007 By: Sherry Rehman Source: 940 News

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