Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


Corey tapped her shoulder, pointing out the rout, and she gunned the car.

He gunned the engine, ready to kick in the gears, and looked at them irritatedly.

Rick gunned the tail around and rolled to the parking place.

Dark's pirate ship, the Falcon, had been gunned to a helpless wreck.

Lance gunned it to ten thousand feet, Praed following him neatly.

Or did you have him gunned by Tom Hicks or some other of your friends?

Jumping into the truck, he gunned the jets and roared off into the dark Martian night.

The lights of Cheyenne faded rapidly as Charlie Fischer gunned the big transport hard.

In fact, it is probable that, if you looked for both, you would find the gunner shyer than the gunned.

Boyd gunned the motor and headed toward the San Francisco Freeway.