Definition of Popgun

1. Noun. Plaything consisting of a toy gun that makes a popping sound.

Generic synonyms: Plaything, Toy



Definition of Popgun

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

Definition of Popgun

1. Noun. (alternative spelling of pop gun) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Popgun

1. a toy gun [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Popgun

poperas
poperatic
poperetta
poperettas
poperies
poperin
poperins
popery
popes
popeship
popeships
popet
popets
popeye blacksmelt
popeyed
popgun (current term)
popguns
pophole
popholes
popinjay
popinjays
popish
popishly
popishness
popjoy
popjoyed
popjoying
popjoys
poplar
poplar tree

Literary usage of Popgun

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1. Technique of Some South American Feather-work by Charles Williams Mead (1908)
"Whirlwind Design, from a popgun. Length of design, 7.5 cm. the ... Another form of the same design is repeated in a series on a wooden popgun (Fig. 21). ..."

2. Admiral Vernon and the Navy, a Memoir and Vindication: A Memoir and by Douglas Ford (1907)
"... "—Walpole on the generals—Lord Loudoun—" popgun " Hopson—" Hangman ... popgun ..."

3. The Poet at the Breakfast-table: He Talks with His Fellow-boarders and the by Oliver Wendell Holmes (1891)
"... I find myself all at once exclaiming in mental articulation, popgun ! When my friend the story-teller begins that protracted narrative which has often ..."

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