Words Like BLOWGUN

We have put together a list of words that are similar to BLOWGUN.

2 Alternative Words Similar to blowgun

1 Blowpipe Noun      Synonym Words Like Blowpipe
2 Blowtube Noun      Synonym Words Like Blowtube

5 definitions of blowgun

1 A tube, as of cane or reed, sometimes twelve feet long, through which an arrow (sometimes poisoned) or other projectile may be impelled by the force of the breath. It is a weapon much used by certain Indians of America and the West Indies; -- called also blowpipe, and blowtube. See sumpitan.
2 a tube through which darts can be shot by blowing
3 A long narrow pipe through which darts or pellets may be blown. Also called blowpipe.
4 A pipe or tube through which missiles are blown by the breath. Those used by certain Indians of South America are of wood, from 7 to 10 feet long, with a bore not larger than the little finger; through them are blown poisoned arrows made of split cane or other light material, from a foot to 15 inches in length, and wound at the butt with some fibrous material so as to fit the bore of the blow-gun. A similar blow-gun is in use among the Dyaks of Borneo. Also called blow-tube, and blowpipe.
5 a hollow tube through which a dart or similar missile may be blown
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