from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A toy gun that makes a popping noise.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A small gun or tube with a piston or rammer for shooting pellets, which makes a pop by the expansion of compressed air when the pellet is expelled.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A child's gun; a tube and rammer for shooting pellets, with a popping noise, by compression of air.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Alternative spelling of pop gun.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun plaything consisting of a toy gun that makes a popping sound


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