Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A man armed with a gun, especially an armed criminal or a professional killer.
  • n. A man skilled in the use of a gun.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A (usually male) criminal armed with a gun, especially a professional killer.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A man employed in the manufacture of firearms.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a person who shoots a gun (as regards their ability)
  • n. a professional killer who uses a gun

Etymologies

gun +‎ -man (Wiktionary)

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