in the gun

in the gun

mod. alcohol intoxicated. (see also shot.) When Fred is in the gun, he’s mean.
See also: gun
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Weapons produced in the Gun Quarter could be found on the battlefields, not just of the two World Wars, but also the Napoleonic Wars and even the American Civil War.
I can only wish that people in the gun control movement would channel their efforts in that direction rather than wasting their efforts in what amounts to rearranging the chairs on the deck of the Titanic.