a Soviet-designed, gas-operated, clip-fed assault rifle with a caliber of 7.62 millimeters, used for automatic or semiautomatic fire.
With literal fidelity, the band members perform with an AK-47 and a bazooka strapped onto their shoulders.
Are Narcocorrido Mexican Drug Ballads Really That Bad? Jimmy So November 23, 2013
They stuck an AK-47 against Dr. Ramzi Lawami’s neck and demanded that six of their wounded comrades be treated.
Libyan Rebels Return to Ajdabiya Babak Dehghanpisheh March 25, 2011
I think there are those who would like everyone with an AK-47 to be here.
The Idea of Public Land Means Nothing to Utah County Commissioner Doug Peacock May 5, 2014
They came up behind a soldier with an AK-47 and a pistol who was shooting members of his unit as they formed for a morning run.
Don’t Arm America: A Soldier’s Reply to Connecticut Shooting Tony Schwalm December 17, 2012
When the commandos reached the top floor, they came up on bin Laden, who had an AK-47 and a Makarov pistol within reach.
Day 4: Breaking News on Osama bin Laden’s Death The Daily Beast May 4, 2011
By then the S-75 had earned a reputation similar to that of the ubiquitous AK-47 automatic rifle, designed by Mikhail Kalashnikov.
Russia’s Missiles Stung the World Long Before MH17 Clive Irving July 19, 2014
A search team after the shooting found two pipe bombs and an AK-47 that Frein had apparently abandoned, along with a journal.
Killer Eric Frein Held in Murdered Cop’s Cuffs Michael Daly October 30, 2014
He backpedaled up the steep stairs, so he could face the enemy while emptying his AK-47 into the pursuing assailants.
The First American: Excerpt from Henry Crumpton’s ‘The Art of Intelligence’ Henry A. Crumpton May 13, 2012
I’d rather confront someone trying to impress me with a Latin phrase than someone trying to intimidate me with an AK-47 any day.
The New Republican War Room Lee Siegel March 26, 2010
AK-47 manufacturing is already sadly in great profusion across our inner cities, anyway.
Makers Cory Doctorow
a type of Kalashnikov assault rifle
Russian avtomat Kalashnikova 1947 (Kalashnikoff automatic [rifle] 1947)
Alaska (approved especially for use with zip code). . Contemporary Examples And just last month the AK Party pulled off its biggest election victory ever, polling close to 50 percent of the vote. Turkey’s Headless Military Owen Matthews July 29, 2011 Fairbanks, AK Over the past 50 years, Alaska has warmed more than twice as […]
. a seaport in SW Jordan, at the N end of the Gulf of Aqaba. Gulf of, an arm of the Red Sea, between Saudi Arabia and Egypt. 100 miles (160 km) long. Historical Examples Before this force could reach Taba that place had been seized by the Turkish commandant at Akaba. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th […]
a Hawaiian shrub or climber, Rubus macraei, bearing a large, red, edible raspberry. Historical Examples The akala of which the pa-u had been made lay where it was left, took root and grew into a large vine. Legends of Gods and Ghosts (Hawaiian Mythology) W. D. (William Drake) Westervelt
noun (in India) a learned society