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How Do You Spell GUN?

Correct spelling for the English word "gun" is [ɡ_ˈʌ_n], [ɡˈʌn], [ɡˈʌn]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Plural form of GUN is GUNS

Definition of GUN

  1. Metal tube for throwing missiles with gunpowder or some explosive force, piece of ordnance, cannon, musket, fowling-piece, rifle, carbine, (sure as a g., certainly, beyond question; stand, stick, to one\'s gg., maintain position; son of a g., contemptible fellow; great g., eminent person; blow great gg., violently, a gale); member of shooting-party; gunboat, small warship carrying heavy gun(s); g.-CARRIAGE; g.-case, case for sporting g., also judge\'s tippet; g.-cotton, explosive made by steeping cotton in nitric& sulphuric acids formerly used for blasting; g.-fire, firing of g., esp. (Mil., Naut.) of morning or evening g. to show time; g.-harpoon, propelled from g., not by hand; g.-house, shelter for g. & gunner in action; g.-lock, mechanism by which charge of g. is exploded; g.-metal, alloy of copper& tin or zinc(formerly used for gg.); g.-pit, to protect gg. from enemy\'s fire; gunpowder, explosive of saltpetre, sulphur, & charcoal, for use in guns& blasting(gunpowder plot, 5th Nov. 1605 to blow up Parliament), fine green tea of granular appearance, white gunpowder, kinds of modern explosive; g.-room, compartment in warship fitted up for junior officers or as lieutenants\' mess-room(orig. for gunner& his mates); g.-runner, -ning, (person engaged in) illegal introduction of fire-arms into dependent country; gunshot, range of g. (out of, within, gunshot); g.-shy, frightened at report of g. (esp. of sporting dog); gunsmith, maker and repairer of small fire-arms; g.-stock, wooden mounting of g.-barrel. Hence(heavily &c.) gunned, gunless, aa. [old Norse]

Anagrams of GUN

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Common Misspellings for GUN

Below is the list of 323 misspellings for the word "gun".

Similar spelling words for GUN

Usage Examples for GUN

  1. There's a gun- room at the end of the hall. - "Master Tales of Mystery, Volume 3" by Collected and Arranged by Francis J. Reynolds
  2. That is a shot- gun, no good to you or to me. - "Lost in the Cañon" by Alfred R. Calhoun
  3. Here, said Aubrey, take this gun. - "The Haunted Bookshop" by Christopher Morley
  4. Well, I should get a gun and shoot him. - "The Art of the Story-Teller" by Marie L. Shedlock
  5. And how I gave you your first gun? - "Riders of the Silences" by Max Brand

What does gun stand for?

Abbreviation GUN means:

  1. Grown Up Notepad
  2. GOBI Update Numeration

Conjugate verb Gun

CONDITIONAL PERFECT

I would have gunned
you would have gunned
he/she/it would have gunned
we would have gunned
they would have gunned

CONDITIONAL PERFECT PROGRESSIVE

I would have been gunning
you would have been gunning
he/she/it would have been gunning
we would have been gunning
they would have been gunning

CONDITIONAL PRESENT

I would gun
you would gun
he/she/it would gun
we would gun
they would gun

CONDITIONAL PRESENT PROGRESSIVE

I would be gunning
you would be gunning
he/she/it would be gunning
we would be gunning
they would be gunning

FUTURE

I will gun
you will gun
he/she/it will gun
we will gun
they will gun

FUTURE CONTINUOUS

I will be gunning
you will be gunning
he/she/it will be gunning
we will be gunning
they will be gunning

FUTURE PERFECT

I will have gunned
you will have gunned
he/she/it will have gunned
we will have gunned
they will have gunned

FUTURE PERFECT CONTINUOUS

I will have been gunning
you will have been gunning
he/she/it will have been gunning
we will have been gunning
they will have been gunning

IMPERATIVE

we Let´s gun

PAST CONTINUOUS

I was gunning
you were gunning
he/she/it was gunning
we were gunning
they were gunning

PAST PARTICIPLE

gunned

PAST PERFECT

I had gunned
you had gunned
he/she/it had gunned
we had gunned
they had gunned

PAST PERFECT CONTINUOUS

I had been gunning
you had been gunning
he/she/it had been gunning
we had been gunning
they had been gunning

PRESENT

I gun
you gun
he/she/it guns
we gun
they gun

PRESENT CONTINUOUS

I am gunning
you are gunning
he/she/it is gunning
we are gunning
they are gunning

PRESENT PARTICIPLE

gunning

PRESENT PERFECT

I have gunned
you have gunned
he/she/it has gunned
we have gunned
they have gunned

PRESENT PERFECT CONTINUOUS

I have been gunning
you have been gunning
he/she/it has been gunning
we have been gunning
they have been gunning

PRESENT SUBJUNCTIVE

he/she/it gun

SIMPLE PAST

I gunned
you gunned
he/she/it gunned
we gunned
they gunned
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