Definition of tank killer in English:

tank killer

Line breaks: tank kill¦er

noun

An aircraft, vehicle, or missile that is effective against tanks.
More example sentences
  • Less successful was the Copperhead cannon-launched guided projectile, also intended as a tank killer.
  • Infantry and reconnaissance, surveillance and target acquisition units of the Stryker brigade combat teams depend on Javelin as their principal tank killer.
  • The RPG was the tank killer in Vietnam and lives on today in terrorist armies in Iraq because of its lethality and portability.

Definition of tank killer in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day impudicity
Pronunciation: ˌɪmpjʊˈdɪsɪti
noun
lack of modesty