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beanshooter

[been-shoo-ter]
noun
  1. peashooter.
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Origin of beanshooter

An Americanism dating back to 1885–90; bean + shooter
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for bean-shooter

Historical Examples

  • The boy who snickered this time had cause to regret it, for Mr. Crow arrested him half an hour later for carrying a bean-shooter.

    The Daughter of Anderson Crow

    George Barr McCutcheon