A revolver or pistol.
More example sentences
- But when a final showdown occurs between a gang with gats and a group toting muskets and spear guns, it's clear that the filmmakers have lost their way.
- A tough guy wants Groucho and his brother Zeppo to plug a rival with the gats he gave them.
- Is it any surprise he raps about grenades, not gats?
early 20th century: abbreviation of Gatling gun.