Definition of pump gun in English:

pump gun

Syllabification: pump gun


  • A pump-action rifle with a tubular magazine.
    More example sentences
    • While opening a box of clay birds and getting a hand trap ready, I heard him load shells into the magazine of his pump gun and rack the slide to chamber a round.
    • Back in 1908 Remington wanted something to compete with Winchester's famed Model 94 but the faster, smoother operation of a pump gun had a lot of advantages.
    • It's very difficult for him to get two guns, especially the pump gun.

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