Example sentences for: pistol

How can you use “pistol” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • He shot seven colleagues, all of whom died immediately, with 20 shots from a 9-millimeter pistol.

  • Add the shrill vocals of former Sex Pistol John Lydon, and the result is Leftfield's hectoring "." Drench a track in shadowy atmosphere, and the result is the ominous soundscape of Tricky's "." Combine '50s "space" music, French pop balladeering, and Marxist catch phrases, and the result is such Stereolab confections as "." Transpose the cyclical rhythms of dance music (and work by minimalist composers like Steve Reich) to guitars, and the result is the hypnotic disorientation of My Bloody Valentine's "." Include reggae rhythms and quotations from Indian and Arabic music, and the result is the ethno-techno of Loop Guru tracks like "."

  • Oh yes, my cynical friend, that is a pistol in my pants and I am glad to see you.

  • To his good fortune, both the gun and a backup pistol failed to fire.

  • To think that I could have cured my patients of impotence by pointing a pistol at their temples!"

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