muzzle


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Synonyms for muzzle

Synonyms for muzzle

the front surface of the head

Synonyms for muzzle

the open circular discharging end of a gun

forward projecting part of the head of certain animals

a leather or wire restraint that fits over an animal's snout (especially a dog's nose and jaws) and prevents it from eating or biting

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restraint put into a person's mouth to prevent speaking or shouting

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fit with a muzzle

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prevent from speaking out

tie a gag around someone's mouth in order to silence them

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References in classic literature ?
His muzzle went up, his tail stiffened, and his nostrils dilated as he scented the air.
and touched his neck with her muzzle in a reassuring way, then regarded the camp again.
She sank her fangs into her mate's shoulder in reproof; and he, frightened, unaware of what constituted this new onslaught, struck back ferociously and in still greater fright, ripping down the side of the she-wolf's muzzle.
The muzzles of many guns were rising from the hips.
The years were not many when the Yeehats noted a change in the breed of timber wolves; for some were seen with splashes of brown on head and muzzle, and with a rift of white centring down the chest.
And as she looked, she saw the round-bellied leader, still wedged by the neck between the pickets, draw a revolver with his free hand, and, squinting horribly sidewise, press the muzzle against Chester's side.
Using the velocity data as measured by my Competition Electronics chronograph to calculate the muzzle energy for each load, I computed figures of 1,145 ft-lbs for the .
Unfortunately we have tried muzzles but because of his breed they don't fit
Called the Interchangeable Muzzle System or IMS, it consists of an effective flash suppressor that acts as a base unit for an entire system of muzzle devices.
If the gun has a false muzzle (a portion of the barrel that can be attached to the rifle for loading via pins at the end of the barrel) and a plunger-style short starter, it means you have a Picket rifle that fires tapered, sugar-loaf-shaped patched bullets.
8) was used to estimate the gas pressure at the muzzle of generic loads in two handgun and two rifle cartridges.
Smear the end of the muzzle with peanut butter, Cheez Whiz or liverwurst, so he's rewarded when you put it on.
The top police officer in Northern Mindanao has ordered policemen not to seal their firearms' muzzles during the Christmas and New Year celebrations, in an attempt to promote responsible gun use.
The dog owner was visited by officers and the dog was found to be wearing a cloth muzzle which was in a state of disrepair.
When you install a muzzle brake, you will be changing the physical nature of your barrel by adding a weight to it.