Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


They had themselves been firing for some time, volleying as they advanced, but firing too high.

The mingling yells and volleying told that the issue was in doubt.

He flushed, wroth, cracking his whip, and volleying forth profanity?

Like a ring of lightning, they, volleying and ca-ira-ing, begirdle her from shore to shore.

The other two airmen followed our bird, volleying at him as they flew.

Through the volleying drifts of English, Kim caught the general trend of the talk, and it interested him very much.

From nearer came the snip-snap of picket-shooting, which increased to a rattle and settled into volleying.

Their line mounted and stood still on the ridge, outlined against the woods and volleying evenly.

Beautiful place, southeast gale, volleying rain and streaming panes and volumes of soft sea-laden wind.

Captain Downs instinctively squinted aloft at the scud which was dimming the stars; he sniffed at the volleying wind.