Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A gunlock.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A gunlock.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Originally, the revolving part of a wheel-lock.
  • n. Hence The wheel-lock itself.
  • n. A gun fitted with a wheel-lock. See harquebus.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

See rouet.

Examples

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.

  • Not what I was expecting.

    June 29, 2018

  • Onomatopoeia: the sound a frog makes.

    November 22, 2007

  • Gunlock; wet again.

    November 22, 2007