Meaning of “gunfire” in the English Dictionary


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gunfirenoun [ U ]

us /ˈɡʌnˌfɑɪər/

the shooting of one or more guns, or the sound this makes:

We could hear gunfire but couldn't tell where it was coming from.

(Definition of “gunfire” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)