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  Words related to rifle

Related / Similar Words: go, plunder, despoil, loot, reave, strip, ransack, pillage, foray

 

Definition:
  • a shoulder firearm with a long barrel and a rifled bore; "he lifted the rifle to his shoulder and fired";
  • go through in search of something; search through someone''s belongings in an unauthorized way; "Who rifled through my desk drawers?";
  • steal goods; take as spoils; "During the earthquake people looted the stores that were deserted by their owners";

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    Hyponyms: carbine, Garand rifle, Garand, M-1, M-1 rifle, sniper rifle, precision rifle, Winchester, deplume, displume

     

    Derivational Morphology: loot, booty, pillage, plunder, prize, swag, dirty money, plunderer, pillager, looter, spoiler, despoiler, raider, freebooter, plundering, pillaging, looting, robbery, spoil, spoliation, spoilation, despoilation, despoilment, despoliation

     

    Anagrams: flier, filer, lifer

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: pushkë   Breton: fuzuilh  
    Catalan: fusell   Chinese: 步枪  
    Croatian: puška   Dutch: geweer  
    Finnish: kivääri   French: fusil  
    German: Gewehr   Greek: τουφέκι  
    Hebrew: רובה   Hungarian: puska  
    Icelandic: riffill   Italian: fucile  
    Japanese: 小銃   Korean: 소총  
    Persian: تفنگ   Polish: karabin  
    Portuguese: fuzil   Romanian: puşcă  
    Russian: винтовка   Serbian: puška  
    Slovak: puška   Spanish: fusil  
    Swedish: gevär   Turkish: tüfek  
     
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