[ gar-uh nd, guh-rand ]
/ ˈgær ənd, gəˈrænd /
Taser: A Surprising Acronym With An Unsettling StoryThe controversial use of Tasers extends back to its roots in sci-fi literature.
Excelsior, Stay In Your Lane, And Other Trending Words On Dictionary.comFrom the loss of one of the world's superheroes to the happenings on the world stage, take a look at the news stories that made people scurry to Dictionary.com to find meaning.
Origin of Garand rifle
First recorded in 1935–40; named after John C. Garand
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019
/ (ˈɡærənd, ɡəˈrænd) /
another name for M-1 rifle
Word Origin for Garand rifle
C20: named after John C. Garand (1888–1974), US gun designer
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012