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gun turret


Definitions from WordNet

Noun gun turret has 1 sense
  1. gun enclosure, gun turret, turret - a self-contained weapons platform housing guns and capable of rotation
    --1 is a kind of platform, weapons platform
    --1 is a part of
     tank, army tank, armored combat vehicle, armoured combat vehicle

Definitions from the Web

Gun Turret

A gun turret is a rotatable armored structure that houses one or more firearms, providing protection, mobility, and a 360-degree firing range.


- The battleship's gun turret could easily pivot to target enemy vessels from all directions.

- The tank's gun turret enabled it to swiftly respond to threats from any angle.


1. Military:

- In military warfare, gun turrets are often found on naval vessels, tanks, or fortified positions.

- The soldiers utilized the gun turret on their outpost to maintain control over the surrounding area.

2. Historical:

- Many historic castles around the world feature gun turrets, providing a glimpse into ancient defensive strategies.

- The medieval fortress boasted imposing gun turrets that towered above the city walls.

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