light cannon

  1. a particularly powerful torch, spotlight, or searchlight

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How to use light cannon in a sentence

  • Small arms, and light cannon which hadn't been able to fire more than a few rounds.

    Space Viking | Henry Beam Piper
  • Auto-weapons and small arms and light cannon banged, and bombs and recoilless-rifle shells crashed, on the lower terraces.

    Space Viking | Henry Beam Piper
  • As nobody had anything to fight with except small arms and a few light cannon, there would be no intervention.

    Ministry of Disturbance | Henry Beam Piper
  • The deck bristled with light cannon, torpedo tubes, and machine guns.

    A Yankee Flier in Italy | Rutherford G. Montgomery
  • When summer comes perhaps we can manage it with our light cannon.

    In the Van; or, The Builders | John Price-Brown