Thesaurus / smoking gun
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Rathburn slipped his smoking gun into his holster and mounted noiselessly.

The CoyoteJames Roberts

He looked up and beheld the girl about whom he had been thinking, every muscle tense, a smoking gun still against her shoulder.

Brennan was upon one knee near the central window, a smoking gun in his hand, a red welt showing ghastly across his cheek.

My Lady of the NorthRandall Parrish

Davis he shot, and saw him sway and fall flat, with a smoking gun in his hand.

The GringosB. M. Bower

Two French soldiers ran past Pierre, one of whom carried a lowered and smoking gun.

War and PeaceLeo Tolstoy

They hurried down to the water and they found Mr. Waterman and Pierre there, the latter with a smoking gun in his hand.

Bob Hunt in CanadaGeorge W. Orton

But the Houssas had a way—they found the man with his smoking gun, waiting calmly.

The officers looked around amazed, and saw Dick Wetheral, afoot, lowering a smoking gun.

The Road to ParisRobert Neilson Stephens

But they found Murty Meehan with the smoking gun in his hand, and what more evidence could be wanted?

An Isle in the WaterKatharine Tynan

Tom Mitchell—his dress torn, his face covered by powder and blood, holding a smoking gun—summoned them.

The Missouri OutlawsGustave Aimard

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