- gunpowder plot,
- gunpowder tea,
Origin of gunpoint
Examples from the Web for gunpoint
One eyewitness reported seeing the police force students out of another bus at gunpoint.
An entire audience worth of miserable-looking celebrities appeared to be attending at gunpoint.Butts, ‘Bang Bang’ & Beyoncé: The Craziest MTV Video Music Awards Moments|Kevin Fallon|August 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The men are then dragged away at gunpoint from their wives and children, never to be seen again.Trapped in an ISIS Prison, And There May Be No U.S. Rescue|Kimberly Dozier|August 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
One complaint details how a priest threatened his victim at gunpoint not to tell authorities about the ongoing rape.
The gunmen robbed the EU delegation at gunpoint before shooting at passing cars and making their escape.
"You will turn off the project, at gunpoint if necessary," he continued in a grim voice.Where I Wasn't Going|Walt Richmond
Perhaps he could hold one of the officers at gunpoint; perhaps he could take over the ship.The Status Civilization|Robert Sheckley
You took the scout-ship by force, with the pilot at gunpoint, and made him home in on his orbit-ship.Gold in the Sky|Alan Edward Nourse