Definition of BB gun in English:

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BB gun

Pronunciation: /ˈbēbē ˌɡən/

noun

An air rifle that fires BBs.
Example sentences
  • She said: ‘Replica guns and BB guns, which fire ball-bearings, are part of an increasing gun culture.’
  • Thrill seekers who blasted a car dealership with BB guns came under fire from community leaders who are calling for the toy weapons to be outlawed.
  • He went to the door to speak to him and while he stood on the doorstep, some boys fired a BB gun at him.

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