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American English: /ˈɡənˌfaɪ(ə)r/
British English: /ˈɡʌnfʌɪə/

Translation of gunfire in Spanish:


  • disparos (masculine plural)
    (from heavy artillery) cañoneo (masculine)
    cañonazos (masculine plural)
    Example sentences
    • It was not known if the governor was wounded by gunfire from the assailant or from shots fired afterward.
    • Fires continue to belch smoke over the city and sporadic gunfire echoes through the flooded streets.
    • Yesterday there were sporadic exchanges of gunfire and a tank firing shells in the city.
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