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water pistol

noun
1.
a toy gun that shoots a stream of liquid.
Also called water gun, squirt gun.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05
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Examples for water pistol
  • The masterstroke here is to use the run-off water from the brolly to fill the water pistol.
  • The player, using a water pistol, shoots the water into a target.
  • Given the league's wave of bad publicity lately, imagine what the price would have been if it had been a water pistol.
British Dictionary definitions for water pistol

water pistol

noun
1.
a toy pistol that squirts a stream of water or other liquid Also called (US) water gun
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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