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Often, TASER. a brand name for a gunlike device that uses propelled wires or direct contact to electrically stun and incapacitate a person temporarily.
trademark a weapon that fires electrical probes that give an electric shock, causing temporary paralysis
(transitive) to stun (someone) with a taser

to use a Taser on someone, a small gunlike device that fires electric darts to incapacitate a person temporarily

On the TV show, the sleuth Tasers anyone who scares her.
Word Origin

teleactive shock electronic repulsion


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