Handgun vs Antihandgun - What's the difference?

handgun | antihandgun |


As a noun handgun

is a small gun with a relatively short barrel, designed to be held and operated with a single hand.

As an adjective antihandgun is

prohibiting or restricting the possession of handguns.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

handgun

Noun

(en noun)
  • A small gun with a relatively short barrel, designed to be held and operated with a single hand.
  • Synonyms

    * pistol

    Hyponyms

    * derringer * revolver

    antihandgun

    English

    Adjective

    (-)
  • Prohibiting or restricting the possession of handguns
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