noun( trademark in the US)
A type of German automatic pistol.
More example sentences
- In 1908, the German Army adopted the Luger as a pistol.
- For decades the Swiss Army's issue pistol had been the Luger, and they, too, began to investigate a new pistol.
- While the Luger is a finely-made gun, it really is not a finicky one.
early 20th century: named after Georg Luger (1849–1923), Austrian firearms expert.
Definition of Luger in:
- The US English dictionary