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How to use shooting match in a sentence

Then one of the magter came in and Brion hesitated before shooting.
SENSE OF OBLIGATIONHENRY MAXWELL DEMPSEY (AKA HARRY HARRISON)
Little did Tressan dream to what a cask of gunpowder he was applying the match of his smug pertness.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
Calkilate we should do ourselves more harm than him by shooting down his people.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
A cricket-match was in progress, but the bowling and batting were extremely wild, thanks to The Warren strong beer.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Arnold, after he had a dozen times expressed his delight at my return, asked if I had seen any shooting.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
People are busy ballooning or driving; shooting like stars along railroads; or migrating like swallows or wild-geese.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
"He's been counting the days till you got home, Mark," said Tim, holding a burning match over my pipe.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
And Jimmy, although there is not much money in the family—about twenty thousand a year—would be a very good match.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
“Akhab Khan prevented those Shia dogs from shooting you and Mayne-sahib,” went on the low murmur.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
It was deep twilight in the room, and rather cold, for the eucalyptus and olive logs in the fireplace still awaited the match.
ROSEMARY IN SEARCH OF A FATHERC. N. WILLIAMSON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
JULY 25, 2021
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WORDS RELATED TO SHOOTING MATCH

  • affair
  • bag
  • business
  • circumstance
  • episode
  • event
  • goings-on
  • incident
  • job
  • lookout
  • nub
  • occurrence
  • proceeding
  • question
  • shooting match
  • situation
  • subject
  • thing
  • topic
  • transaction
  • undertaking
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