Thesaurus / rifle
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
Dropping his rifle, he approached his dog with outstretched arms.
THE WHELPS OF THE WOLFGEORGE MARSH
I was lying next to you, and I will swear that you brought down eight of them with your rifle, before they charged.
THROUGH THREE CAMPAIGNSG. A. HENTY
With an effort he ceased building castles, pulled himself together, and mentally repeated Fernie's instruction on the rifle.
THE WITCH DOCTOR AND OTHER RHODESIAN STUDIESFRANK WORTHINGTON
Lee took up his rifle and turned to the spot where she had been standing a moment ago.
JUDITH OF BLUE LAKE RANCHJACKSON GREGORY
I also killed one; but could with difficulty rein in my horse while I reloaded my rifle.
IN THE WILDS OF AFRICAW.H.G. KINGSTON
Red Blaze, quick as lightning, fired at the flash of the rifle.
THE GUNS OF SHILOHJOSEPH A. ALTSHELER
The bore is made of any rifle calibre for any small-arm ammunition, and is fitted with a safety-lock.
THE ROMANCE OF MODERN INVENTIONARCHIBALD WILLIAMS
It was now fiercest in the forest, which crackled with the rifle shots and the sound of singing bullets.
THE FREE RANGERSJOSEPH A. ALTSHELER
Skill with the rifle and knowledge of forest warfare are far more important.
TRUE TO THE OLD FLAGG. A. HENTY
He was rigidly looking along the sights of his rifle, hesitating to fire.
KIDDIE THE SCOUTROBERT LEIGHTON
WORDS RELATED TO RIFLE
- break in
- descend on
- fall upon
- fire on
- knock off
- knock over
- lean against
- lean on
- march on
- sally forth
- tip over
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.