Definition of air rifle in English:

air rifle

Syllabification: air ri·fle


  • A rifle that fires pellets using compressed air.
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    • The pellet fired from an air rifle lodged just centimetres from Lee's eye socket.
    • After losing some money to robbers and conmen, Edwards bought an air rifle and air pistol to ‘protect himself’.
    • Reports of an air rifle pellet being fired at school.

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