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machine-gun

[muh-sheen-guhn] /məˈʃinˌgʌn/
verb (used with object), machine-gunned, machine-gunning.
1.
to shoot at with a machine gun.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85
Related forms
machine gunner, noun
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Word Origin and History for machine gunning

machine-gun

n.

1870, from machine (n.) + gun (n.). As a verb from 1915. Related: Machine-gunned; machine-gunning.

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