Definition of 'gun for'
Example sentences containing 'gun for'
Waiting was waiting, and it was beginning to seem like all I'd done was load Jack Howard's gun for him.SOMEBODY (2002) MURKY SHALLOWS
He alone maintained a judicious calm, co-ordinating his spotters and waiting with the gun for the first boat's bow to cross the line.THE MAIN CAGES (2002)
He motioned with his gun for the Hardys to move out of the room ahead of him.THE TRAIL OF TERROR (THE THREE INVESTIGATORS MYSTERIES NO 39) (1987)
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