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I was right, so it seems, about getting ashore before the enemy could see to shoot out to sea.
That was a considerable sensible commandment of yourn, always to shoot the foremost of the Mexicans when they attacked.
"But I don't see what you can shoot with it," said Davy, feeling that he was somehow getting the worst of the argument.
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
Thereafter he ran away from school twice, having been seized with a romantic and irresistible desire to see and shoot a lion!
HUNTING THE LIONSR.M. BALLANTYNE
The sentinels seemed much alarmed, and drew up their carbines as if to shoot.
Then a squad of sepoys were told to “shoot all the women and children in the Bibigarh through the windows of the house.”
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
The Marchioness observed a brilliant flush shoot over the face of her auditor, as he bowed his head to her last words.
An' I'm here t' declare that it's plumb foolish t' mix things with that layout till we can see t' shoot tolerable straight.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
He told the boys in the back seat to get their guns out, just in case they had to shoot it out.
After having sufficiently examined everything in the huts, I went with some of the savages to shoot parrots and monkeys.

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boondogglenoun | [boon-dog-uh l, -daw-guh l]SEE DEFINITION