Translation of submachine gun in Spanish:

submachine gun

metralleta, n.

Pronunciation /ˌsəbməˈʃin ˌɡən/


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    metralleta feminine
    • Developments in sub-machine guns since 1945 have concentrated on bringing them closer to assault rifles and shrinking them in size.
    • As Mr Williams was helping an elderly woman off the train, another 10 to 15 police officers with pistols and sub-machine guns ran up.
    • Hayes said that during the undercover Operation Stormer, conducted in May, 48 firearms consisting of assault rifles and Uzi sub-machine guns as well as 9mm pistols were recovered in Grahamstown.
    • There are varieties of pistols, rifles, sub-machine guns and other firearms available, as well as an assortment of rocket launchers and cannons.
    • You can use just about any weapon, even sub-machine guns, as sniper rifles.
    • They detained five suspects in possession of four pistols, an AK - 47 assault rifle and a sub-machine gun outfitted with a silencer.
    • A machine gun, a sub-machine gun and two double-barrelled sawn-off shotguns were found along with a quantity of cocaine following a police raid on a house in Roundhay Avenue.
    • Police in North Belfast yesterday displayed the weapons, which included home-made sub-machine guns, a shotgun, and pipe bombs.
    • The weapons - a Sten sub-machine gun and two handguns along with a silencer - were taken by trailer to Wilson's premises, said the prosecution.
    • They also accumulated home-made detonators, rifles with long-distance sights, a hand grenade, revolvers fitted with silencers, sub-machine guns and ammunition.
    • An inventory of pistols, handguns, rifles, shotguns and sub-machine guns found 184 had been stolen and 265 lost.
    • These included self-loading pistols and sub-machine guns, which had the potential to be lethal weapons.
    • The different types of weapons will be handguns, rifles, shotguns and sub-machine guns.
    • Each patrol was equipped with ten Lewis machine guns, four Boyes anti-tank rifles, anti-aircraft guns, Bren guns and Thompson sub-machine guns.
    • It is understood the Tactical Aid Group which carried out the initial raid were wearing body armour which can provide protection from knives, handguns, or even sub-machine guns.
    • Three or four officers came in first, followed by about half a dozen hefty soldiers carrying rifles and sub-machine guns.
    • The firearms range from handguns to sub-machine guns, shotguns, assault rifles, grenade launchers, up to machine guns and sniper rifles.
    • Today's crime fighters are equipped with the best rifles and sub-machine guns available, with Kevlar vests, and they are very mobile.
    • There were nine prisons officials, armed with 9mm pistols, sub-machine guns and pump action rifles.
    • The weapons included a revolver, a semi-automatic pistol and a sub-machine gun.