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A far-off volley rumbled over the plain, and a few birds stirred uneasily among the trees.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Tom leaped on one side; the buffalo-bull turned short round and made another dash at him.
HUNTING THE LIONSR.M. BALLANTYNE
For a second Marius considered whether he might not attempt to elude Garnache by a wild and sudden dash towards his men.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
They show to the full the secret of the Marshal's success as a soldier, the blending of ardour with method and dash with caution.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
A man throws up his arms and tumbles headlong, but those that live dash on.
But suddenly Jessie drove her paddle deep into the water and sent the canoe in a dash to the landing.
They have not the musical flow of Coleridge's versification, but rather the dash and vivacity of Scott.
I don't forget how I used to have to churn in a dash-churn, till my arms ached fit to drop off.
DOROTHY AT SKYRIEEVELYN RAYMOND
As the car rolled on toward Manhattan's northern boundary, the woman with the green eyes switched on the radio on the dash.
You—you—I never saw anybody who could dash cold water on people's happiness as you can!
DOROTHY AT SKYRIEEVELYN RAYMOND

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