Definition of 鉄砲,鉄炮,てっぽう

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
  • gun
  • wooden pole that sumo wrestlers strike in practice (practise)
  • fugu

Examples of 鉄砲,鉄炮,てっぽう in a Sentence

合衆国は21600鉄砲が、民間のあるいう
In the U.S., as many as 216 million firearms are said to be in private hands.
Let them all come.
The police compared the fingerprints on the gun with those on the door.
鉄砲掃除ていたら暴発、もう少当たるところだった
The gun went off while he was cleaning it, and the bullet almost struck his wife.

Related Kanji

iron
cannon, gun
burn, roast

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