Definition of "unrifled" [unrifled]

  • Having a smooth bore. Used of a gun barrel. (adjective)

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Use "unrifled" in a sentence
  • "The TruBall shoots very well; my unrifled Ithaca 37 prints sub-2-inch groups with them at 50 yards."
  • "The man was armed, but the women were burdened with his own belongings -- the medicine chest -- his saddle and bridle -- his unrifled mule-pack -- and, wonder of wonders! the presents Khinjan's sick had given him, including money and weapons."
  • "Then attacking the other hand, he jumped down, fur unrifled, and walked off."