Definition of revolver noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//rɪˈvɒlvə(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈvɑːlvər//
, NAmE//ˈvɔːlvər//
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a small gun that has a container for bullets that turns around so that shots can be fired quickly without having to stop to put more bullets in The man stood over him, aiming the revolver at his head. See related entries: Weapons
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: revolver