Definition of gun moll in English:

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gun moll

Pronunciation: /ˈɡən ˌmäl/

noun

informal
Another term for moll (sense 1).
Example sentences
  • ‘Beats the hell out of me,’ she says in the tough-guy voice she affects sometimes, as if she thinks she's a gun moll in a gangster movie.
  • I mean I carry the machine gun - that is, I did in high school when I played Bonnie in the play and got to be his gun moll and right hand girl.
  • We smoked in the woods where I embroidered stories about New York gangsters, and how my mother was going to prison for being a gun moll, and how when she got out we were going to California where there was a million dollars hidden in a cave.

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