Synonyms for Rifle:


air gun, automatic, bb gun, breech-loading, derringer, double-barrelled, high-powered, iron, Johnson, low-powered, m-1, match, mauser, muzzle-loading, recoilless, repeating, saloon, sober, springfield, stick, Chassepot, air rifle, 045, AK-47, SHARPS, Enfield, Berdan, Berthier, Francini-Martini, Garrand, Krag-Jorgensen, Lebel, Lee-Metford, Lee straight-pull, M-14, M-16, Mannlicher, Martini-Henry, Minie, Peabody-Martini, rook and rabbit, Schneider repeating, Schulhof, semi-automatic. burgle, mug, rob, steal, walk off with, run away with, help yourself to something. go through, hunt down, scavenge, seek out, look out for, pick through, search out. rifle (noun)
despoil, foray, go, loot, pillage, plunder, ransack, reave, strip.
weapon (noun)
ammunition, armament, arrow, artillery, ax, battery, bayonet, bazooka, blowgun, blowpipe, blunderbuss, bomber, boomerang, bow and arrow, broadsword, browning, bullet, cannon, carbine, claymore, club, colt, cutlass, dagger, firearm, flamethrower, gun, handgun, heater, howitzer, javelin, knife, lance, luger, mace, machete, machine gun, missile, mortar, musket, muzzle, ordnance, piece, pistol, rapier, repeater, revolver, rocket, saber, scimitar, shell, shooter, shotgun, sidewinder, spear, stiletto, sword, torpedo, trigger, weapon, weaponry, winchester, Bilbo, Remington, peashooter.


contact (verb)
ransack (verb)
burgle, despoil, go through, loot, pillage, plunder, rob, rummage, strip.
search (verb)
comb, forage, look for, peek, peer, probe, pry, rummage, scour, search, seek, sift, winnow.
take (verb)

Other synonyms:

steal, walk off with.
Other relevant words:
air gun, automatic, burgle, despoil, foray, go, go through, loot, pillage, plunder, ransack, reave, rob, steal, strip, Chassepot.

Usage examples for rifle

  1. " Corny," said I, " how would you like to have our rifle – A Jolly Fellowship by Frank R. Stockton
  2. Then Captain Marat's rifle went off again. – The Voodoo Gold Trail by Walter Walden
  3. Well, you give me dog, I give you rifle – Lost in the Cañon by Alfred R. Calhoun