Meaning of blunderbuss

blun•der•buss

Pronunciation: (blun'dur-bus"), [key]
— n.
  1. a short musket of wide bore with expanded muzzle to scatter shot, bullets, or slugs at close range.
  2. an insensitive, blundering person.
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