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rifle1 US English

A gun, especially one fired from shoulder level, having a long spirally grooved barrel intended to make a bullet spin and thereby have greater accuracy over a long distance

rifle2 US English

Search through something in a hurried way in order to find or steal something

rifle US Thesaurus

she rifled through her closet

rifled in rifle1 US English

Make spiral grooves in (a gun or its barrel or bore) to make a bullet spin and thereby have greater accuracy over a long distance

air rifle US English

A rifle that fires pellets using compressed air

rifle bird US English

A bird of paradise, the male of which has mainly velvety-black plumage and a display call that sounds like a whistling bullet

rifle range US English

A place for practicing shooting with rifles

rifle shot US English

A shot fired from a rifle

assault rifle US English

A rapid-fire, magazine-fed automatic rifle designed for infantry use

express rifle US English

A rifle that discharges a bullet at high speed and is used in big-game hunting

rifle microphone US English

A type of gun microphone with several parallel tubes of different lengths in front of the diaphragm to enhance its directional focus

National Rifle Association US English

A national organization founded in 1871 that promotes the legal use of guns and gun safety in the US and defends a US citizen’s constitutional right to own and bear arms

riflescope US English

A telescopic sight on a rifle

saloon pistol US English

A gun adapted for firing at short range

saloon rifle in saloon pistol US English

A gun adapted for firing at short range

Lee–Enfield US English

A bolt-action rifle of a type formerly used by the British army

Winchester US English

A breech-loading side-action repeating rifle

Winchester rifle in Winchester3 US English

A breech-loading side-action repeating rifle

Browning US English

A type of water-cooled automatic machine gun

Browning automatic rifle in Browning US English

A gas-operated automatic rifle, typically fired from a bipod