Meaning of BAZOOKA in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ bə-ˈzü-kə ]


Etymology: bazooka (a crude musical instrument made of pipes and a funnel)

Date: 1943

: a light portable antitank weapon consisting of an open-breech smoothbore firing tube that launches an armor-piercing rocket and is fired from the shoulder

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.