gunner: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (gun'ur), [key]
— n.
  1. a person who operates a gun or cannon.
  2. an occupational title in the artillery.
  3. a person skilled in handling ammunition and gunnery equipment.
  4. a warrant officer who may be given any one of a number of assignments.
    1. Mil.a private in the artillery.
    2. Informal.any officer or enlisted person assigned to the artillery.
  5. a person who hunts with a gun.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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