Definition of 鉄砲 (てっぽう)

てっぽう

鉄砲

てっぽう

teppou

noun
1.
gun
2.
wooden pole that wrestlers strike in practice(sumo term)
3.
puffer fish(colloquialism)
See also:河豚
Other readings:
鉄炮【てっぽう】
Related Kanji
iron
cannon, gun
burn, roast
Example sentences(showing 4 results)

Let them all come

けいさつ
警察
てっぽう
鉄砲
もん
指紋
もん
指紋
The police compared the fingerprints on the gun with those on the door

がっしゅうこ
合衆国
おく
1600
まん
ちょ
てっぽう
鉄砲
るい
みんかん
民間の
In the U.S., as many as 216 million firearms are said to be in private hands

The gun went off while he was cleaning it, and the bullet almost struck his wife