Definition of stun grenade in English:

stun grenade

Syllabification: stun gre·nade


A grenade that stuns people with its sound and flash, without causing serious injury.
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  • Experimentation with such tools as disabling gas, sticky webbing, stun guns, flash grenades, and stun grenades has led to the deployment of some of these nonlethal devices in police departments.
  • Snipers crawled into position, soldiers broke in through the hospital windows and the sound of stun grenades, pistol fire and automatic weapons was heard by journalists gathered outside.
  • The cops responded with what sounded like stun grenades and more tear gas which promptly blew back into their faces.

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