Definitions for gunslingerˈgʌnˌslɪŋ ər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

gun•sling•erˈgʌnˌslɪŋ ər(n.)

  1. Slang. a gunfighter.

    Category: Informal

Origin of gunslinger:

1950–55

Princeton's WordNet

  1. gunman, gunslinger, hired gun, gun, gun for hire, triggerman, hit man, hitman, torpedo, shooter(noun)

    a professional killer who uses a gun

Wiktionary

  1. gunslinger(Noun)

    In the old west: a person who carried a gun and was an expert at the quick draw.

  2. gunslinger(Noun)

    In modern usage: a person who behaves with the bravado expected of someone who would duel with guns.

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