Thesaurus / sawed-off

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Andrew, thrilling with horror, recognized one as a sawed-off shotgun.

Take the subject; it wasn't any of your little, sawed-off, one-year sprints.

KiloEllis Parker Butler

A man stepped out of the shadows, looked closely at him, pointed a sawed-off shotgun at the ground and said, "Go ahead."

Trading Jeff and his DogJames Arthur Kjelgaard

And they've got four sawed-off shotguns and a tommy-gun in the back seat.

The Ambulance Made Two TripsWilliam Fitzgerald Jenkins

Longley ran into the tollhouse and came out with a sawed-off shotgun.

Down the Mother LodeVivia Hemphill

"My detectives will carry rifles and sawed-off shotguns," he said, handing the pistols to the reporters.

Spring StreetJames H. Richardson

Sawed-off shotguns are great institutions for arguing at short range, almost as effective as dynamite in clearing away obstacles.

Bar-20 DaysClarence E. Mulford

George Ashby's sawed-off shotgun looked squarely at the region bounded by Jeff Moore's belt.

Sawed-off shotguns were the favourite weapons, and one judged them deadly enough at short range.

George Ashby lay on the ground bound as he had been left, his sawed-off shotgun not far away and his belt full of shells.

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

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