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Definition of the noun hair trigger
What does hair trigger mean as a name of something?
- a gun trigger that responds with little pressure
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by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press
hair trigger Ordnance, a finely ...
Chambers concise dictionary (2004)
hair trigger > n 1 a trigger in a firearm that responds to very light pressure ...
A Dictionary of the English Language... with an Appendix Containing a Copious Scotch Glossary, a Pronouncing Vocabulary of Proper Names, Various Other Useful Tables and a Supplement of Additional Words and Meanings Mainly Abridged from Webster's International Dictionary. Over 1100 Illustrations
Hair trigger, a trigger with very delicate action. - To split hairs, to make distinctions of useless nicety. Hair"brained (-bränd'), a.
The Chambers Dictionary (1998)
hair; hair stylist; hair' -tall a fish of the family Trichiur- idae, with a whiplike tail; hair trigger a trigger, responding to very light pressure, that releases the hair of a gun. -- adj hair' -trigger having a hair trigger; responding to the slightest stimulus.
Includes Abbreviations, Geographical Names, Foreign Words and Phrases, Forms of Address, Weights and Measures, Signs and Symbols by Albert Morehead, Philip D. Morehead, Loy Morehead
— hair trigger, a trigger requiring very slight pressure to release. hair' ball n. a mass of hair found in the stomach of an animal.
hair trigger c> noun 1 a device in a firearm that responds to very light pressure and releases the HAIR 6. 2 informal any apparatus, reaction, etc. set in operation by the slightest stimulus. Also as adj n hair-trigger reaction. hairy ...
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Anagrams of HAIR TRIGGER
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- TRIGGER HAIR
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