gunplay gunplay

Definition(s):

  • (n) a fight involving shooting small arms with the intent to kill or frighten

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Even in Afghanistan, they engage in more advising and guiding than gunplay.
  2. A decade after Snoop Dogg put out an album while prepping for a murder trial, blending gunplay and wordplay remains rap's most potent marketing strategy.
  3. Occasional newsroom gunplay and rampant staff drug use aside, those Hunter Thompsonlike efforts paid off: the Rocky topped the Post's circulation in 1980.

News

  1. Not The Man They Were Looking For

    Geneva police say reports that one of the men wanted in Sunday's gunplay and police chase was arrested in New York City are not correct.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: 1180 WHAM

  2. More incidents plague Edgewood's Grempler Way, site of shooting last week

    Gunplay, reports of gunplay, multiple possible victims keep police investigators busy Grempler Way in Edgewood just had a rough week as far as police activity.        
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Baltimore Sun

  3. Search continues for two who fled during pursuit near Geneva

    Two men arraigned, two sought, in connection with gunplay
    on June 18, 2013     Source: 1180 WHAM

Quotes

  1. "There are car chases, fist fights, gunplay and horseriding, and I do most of my own stunts, so I knew I had to get fit," Simon says with a grimace.
    on Feb 6, 2007 By: Simon Pegg Source: ic Wales

  2. "Jorge Vega impressed us with Gunplay and clearly won over the worldwide comic book community as well," said Scott Mitchell Rosenberg, chairman of Platinum Studios.
    on Aug 28, 2007 By: Scott Mitchell Rosenberg Source: CNNMoney.com

  3. "Flynn, the character, is very much a kid, who comes across as very young, and Noah does that well," Frakes said. "We're hoping this will be a franchise series. Gunplay and horse chases -- even kids who are hooked on computer games love...
    on Nov 30, 2006 By: Jonathan Frakes Source: Indianapolis Star

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