verb (used with object), muz·zled, muz·zling.
Origin of muzzle
Words nearby muzzle
Example sentences from the Web for muzzle
Biden is such a straight shooter that pundits say he needs a muzzle.Roland Martin: America, You Can’t Handle the Truth! |Roland S. Martin |January 19, 2014 |DAILY BEAST
Suddenly, the darkness came alive with muzzle flashes and tracer rounds.From PTSD to Prison: Why Veterans Become Criminals |Matthew Wolfe |July 28, 2013 |DAILY BEAST
The result of the back-and-forth was guaranteed national publicity for the very ideas the politicians wanted to muzzle.‘The Gatekeepers,’ Brooklyn College BDS Forum: Week of Israel Debate |Gail Sheehy |February 8, 2013 |DAILY BEAST
He pointed the muzzle at Jones and pulled the trigger, shooting him in the head with a fatally real bullet.As More Kids Die, Handguns Still a Bigger Threat Than Assault Rifles |Michael Daly |January 29, 2013 |DAILY BEAST
Mueller might even have been accused to being party to a plot to muzzle Petraeus regarding the mess in Benghazi.
Its size was such that we could trace it from the muzzle of the gun.In the Track of the Troops |R.M. Ballantyne
Four reports rang suddenly out, and the muzzle of the revolver was held deliberately within an inch or so of Brett's heart.The Yellow Crayon |E. Phillips Oppenheim
He seemed a kind of human cannon loaded to the muzzle with facts.Tales from Dickens |Charles Dickens and Hallie Erminie Rives
With this, he pointed the muzzle toward the cavern and pulled the trigger.The Cave in the Mountain |Lieut. R. H. Jayne
Each passenger at the point of a revolver was made to pay tribute while the driver was held at the muzzle of a rifle.The Awakening of the Desert |Julius C. Birge