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flamethrower

Line breaks: flame|throw¦er

Definition of flamethrower in English:

noun

A weapon that sprays out burning fuel.
Example sentences
  • There are rocket launchers, grenade launchers, flame-throwers, laserguns, cannons, bombs, shotguns, chainsaws, pistols, revolvers, and machine guns all at Stone's disposal.
  • He admires ‘the flexible use of artillery in support of storm troops capable of providing their own fire-power with light machines guns, flame-throwers, grenades and mortars’.
  • Several of the Guardians had range weapons like bazookas or flame-throwers.

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