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Which if thar's money aboard, an' the express outfit wants it defended, they slams on some sport to ride shotgun that trip.

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1821, American English, from shot (n.) in the sense of "lead in small pellets" (1770) + gun (n.). As distinguished from a rifle, which fires bullets. Shotgun wedding first attested 1903, American English.

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