Definition of “gun-running” - English Dictionary

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“gun-running” in British English

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gun-runningnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈɡʌnˌrʌn.ɪŋ/ us /ˈɡʌnˌrʌn.ɪŋ/

the activity of bringing guns and other weapons into a country illegally, especially for use against the government

(Definition of “gun-running” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)