Gunman vs Gunperson - What's the difference?

gunman | gunperson |


As nouns the difference between gunman and gunperson

is that gunman is a (usually male) criminal armed with a gun, especially a professional killer while gunperson is (rare) a gunman or gunwoman.

gunman

English

Noun

(gunmen)
  • A (usually male) criminal armed with a gun, especially a professional killer.
  • * 1921 , , To The Last Man , ch. 5,
  • "I've known a heap of gun fighters in my day. An' Jean Isbel don't ran true to class. Shore there never was a gunman who'd risk cripplin' his right hand by sluggin' anybody."

    Derived terms

    * lone gunman

    gunperson

    English

    Noun

    (en-noun)
  • (rare) A gunman or gunwoman.
  • English politically correct terms