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Webster Dictionary

  1. Gunning(noun)

    the act or practice of hunting or shooting game with a gun

Freebase

  1. Gunning

    Gunning is a town on the Old Hume Highway, between Goulburn and Yass in the Southern Tablelands of New South Wales, Australia, about 260 km south-west of Sydney and 75 km north of the national capital, Canberra. On Census night 2006, Gunning had a population of 487 people. The Shire of Gunning had a population of 2,280. The Gunning Wind Farm has been established to the town's northeast, and is visible from the Hume Highway.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. gunning

    An old term for shooting; it is now adopted by the Americans. After the wreck of the Wager, on hearing the pistols fired at Cozens, "it was rainy weather, and not fit for gunning, so that we could not imagine the meaning of it."--Gunning a ship. Fitting her with ordnance.--Gunning, in mining, is when the blast explodes and does not rend the mass.--Gunning, signals enforced by guns.

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  1. gunning

    The act of hunting or shooting game with a gun.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of gunning in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of gunning in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of gunning in a Sentence

  1. Rahul Gandhi:

    The gunning down by the police of 9 people in ...Tamil Nadu, is a brutal example of state sponsored terrorism. These citizens were murdered for protesting against injustice. My thoughts & prayers are with the families of these martyrs and the injured.

  2. Denis Shapovalov:

    Yeah, there is definitely a lot of talent coming in, it's just that point in the ATP, you know, you still have kind of the legends, you know, Rog, Rafa, still there on top, but you have a lot of newcomers with talent kind of gunning for them.

  3. Hulk Hogan:

    I started having, like Oprah has, these ‘aha’ moments. … Everybody’s a celebrity,’ I thought. ‘Oh, my God, they’re gunning for everybody. Everybody is fair game. And then 4-year-olds, too?’ apparently, [Denton’s] pretty darn talented, I’d love to see these guys do a 180 and just do good stuff and just get legit,’’ Hogan said.

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