morning gun


noun Military.

a gun fired at the first note of reveille.
the firing of this gun.

Nearby words

  1. morning after, the,
  2. morning coat,
  3. morning dress,
  4. morning glory,
  5. morning glory family,
  6. morning line,
  7. morning prayer,
  8. morning sickness,
  9. morning star,
  10. morning tea

Origin of morning gun

First recorded in 1735–45

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