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A far-off volley rumbled over the plain, and a few birds stirred uneasily among the trees.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Had he not meant the Fleet to shove in K. must have made some reference to the second Division, surely.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
Jean was to be an architect—God knows why—but Aristide settled it, definitely, off-hand.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
He lifted the other cadet as high as he could and with a shove sent him rolling on the ice beyond.
THE MYSTERY AT PUTNAM HALLARTHUR M. WINFIELD
In favorable parts of the trail he must do better than that, to off-set losses of time where the going was most difficult.
MOTOR MATT'S "CENTURY" RUNSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
Black Hood kicked his legs over the rail, reversing his position, gave himself a shove with his hands.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
Near the coast line the effect of the waves is continually to shove the detritus up the slopes of the continental shelf.
OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
There was something about the man that Matt liked, in spite of the deceit he had practised at the start-off of their acquaintance.
MOTOR MATT'S "CENTURY" RUNSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
She did not take the broad, beaten road which led to the far-off plantation of Valmonde.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
Consequently Tchaikovsky delighted in hearing her recall the joys and sorrows of those far-off days.
THE LIFE & LETTERS OF PETER ILICH TCHAIKOVSKYMODESTE TCHAIKOVSKY
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
AUGUST 5, 2021
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delinquent

WORDS RELATED TO SHOVE OFF

  • beats it
  • continues
  • departs
  • exits
  • fares
  • get loses
  • gets away
  • goes
  • goes away
  • hies
  • hits the road
  • journeys
  • keeps goes
  • launches
  • lights out
  • makes oneself scarce
  • makes progress
  • passes
  • proceeds
  • processes
  • pulls out
  • quits
  • repairs
  • shoves off
  • starts
  • takes off
  • travels
  • wends
  • withdraws
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