Examples from the Web for revolver
Peters qualified as an “expert” on the M16A1 in 1993 and the .38 revolver in 1995.The (Sloppy) Swift-Boating of Michigan Democrat Gary Peters|Tim Mak|October 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On November 4, 1928, someone put a revolver slug into Rothstein's body in Room 349 of the Park Central Hotel.
When Carson replied yes, Morales allegedly shot him in the head with a revolver.
She had been shot with a revolver by the front door, he with a military-style .223 rifle toward the back of the house.Eric Williams Arrested After Shooting Deaths of Texas Prosecutors|Michael Daly|April 15, 2013|DAILY BEAST
It's hard to hit a target with a revolver, and you get only six tries.
Tommy was not inclined to check his pace, but a revolver in the hands of the fellow induced him to do so.Boy Scouts in the Canal Zone|G. Harvey Ralphson
He came up in a furious rage, cursing us and brandishing a revolver.The Escaping Club|A. J. Evans
Convinced that the visitor was Soma, I pulled out my revolver and waited, wondering as I watched what he intended to do.The White Waterfall|James Francis Dwyer
Gazing toward Stonington Hunt, Tubby saw that the man held a revolver in his hand.The Boy Scouts' Mountain Camp|John Henry Goldfrap
At their head loomed a burly black-whiskered creature with a revolver in each hand—the malignant Schwandorf himself.The Pathless Trail|Arthur O. (Arthur Olney) Friel
British Dictionary definitions for revolver
Word Origin and History for revolver
type of pistol, 1835, agent noun from revolve. So called by U.S. inventor Samuel Colt (1814-1862) for its revolving chamber cylinder.