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synonyms for shooting star

  • bolide
  • comet
  • falling star
  • fireball
  • meteorite
  • meteoroid
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How to use shooting star in a sentence

Then one of the magter came in and Brion hesitated before shooting.
SENSE OF OBLIGATIONHENRY MAXWELL DEMPSEY (AKA HARRY HARRISON)
I had no idea who they were, as the Grand Duke was in morning costume, and had no star or decoration to distinguish him.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
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
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
When rapidly deposited, as by artificial precipitation, triple phosphate often takes feathery, star- or leaf-like forms.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
She liked him less than ever, nevertheless wished that he were her brother and the rising star in American politics.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
“Akhab Khan prevented those Shia dogs from shooting you and Mayne-sahib,” went on the low murmur.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Up to this period he had not been successful in accomplishing his great wish—the shooting of a lion.
HUNTING THE LIONSR.M. BALLANTYNE
But the house will rarely be empty now that the shooting has begun, and there is always something going on in the neighborhood.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SHOOTING STAR

  • meteor burst
  • shooting star
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.