What does Gunner mean?

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ˈgʌn ərGun·ner

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. artilleryman, cannoneer, gunner, machine gunnernoun

    a serviceman in the artillery


  1. Gunnernoun

    someone connected with Arsenal Football Club, as a fan, player, coach etc.

  2. gunnernoun

    Artillery soldier, or such who holds private rank. Abbreviated Gnr.

  3. gunnernoun

    A person who operates a gun.

  4. gunnernoun

    An excessive go-getter; one exhibiting over-ambition.

  5. gunnernoun

    A player on the kicking side whose primary job is to tackle the kickoff returner or punt returner.

  6. gunnernoun

    A fan of the Arsenal Football Club.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Gunnernoun

    one who works a gun, whether on land or sea; a cannoneer

  2. Gunnernoun

    a warrant officer in the navy having charge of the ordnance on a vessel

  3. Gunnernoun

    the great northern diver or loon. See Loon

  4. Gunnernoun

    the sea bream


  1. Gunner

    Gunner is a rank equivalent to Private in the British Army Royal Artillery and the artillery corps of other Commonwealth armies. The next highest rank is usually Lance-Bombardier, although in the Royal Canadian Artillery it is Bombardier.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. gunner

    A soldier employed to manage and discharge great guns; an artilleryman. In the U. S. service there is with each piece a gunner, who gives all the executive commands in action. He is answerable that the men at the piece perform their duties correctly.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Gunner in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Gunner in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Gunner in a Sentence

  1. Matt Walker:

    Loading up on airplanes, C30s, the helicopters, what it looked like to me was that he was a gunner on topof a Humvee.

  2. Matt Walker:

    What it looked like to me was that he was a gunner on topof a Humvee.

  3. Brian Williams:

    Here's a view of rockets I have never seen, passing underneath us, 1,500 feet beneath us, and we've got the gunner doors on this thing, and I'm saying to the general, some four-star, 'It wouldn't take much for them to adjust the aim and try to do a ring toss right through our open doors, would it?'.

  4. Adam Makos:

    It was hard for me to believe that he was a legendary tank gunner in World War II because he was so gentle and calm.

  5. Former Green Beret Stephen Florich:

    I think my son was very active on that aircraft, my son was in uniform. My son was serving in the capacity as a crew chief and a door gunner. And in adverse weather conditions, he accepted a mission to train people for combat in the future. And in that, he gave all and lost his life.

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