Thesaurus / well aimed
other words for well aimed
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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It was well aimed, but was also caught on the shield, and fell broken to the ground.
THE NORSEMEN IN THE WESTR.M. BALLANTYNE
The shots from Long Tom, on the other hand, were well aimed, and told with terrible effect on the hull and rigging of the frigate.
GASCOYNE, THE SANDAL-WOOD TRADERR.M. BALLANTYNE
Only two of them reached a place of safety; for the well aimed fire of the trappers leveled them with the earth.
LIFE OF KIT CARSONCHARLES BURDETT
The javelin had been well aimed, but the quick sword of the jarl had parried it.
ULRIC THE JARLWILLIAM O. STODDARD
In either event if the blow was well aimed, and delivered with sufficient force, the knight was thrown backward off his steed.
PARZIVAL (VOL. 1 OF 2)WOLFRAM VON ESCHENBACK
A similar stroke will often, when well aimed, secure specimens flying past the station of the collector.
TAXIDERMY AND ZOOLOGICAL COLLECTINGWILLIAM T. HORNADAY
In a fit of exasperation, and in return for a well aimed blow from Lemuel, Harry delivered a powerful kick in his abdomen.
UNFETTEREDSUTTON E. GRIGGS
I admitted he had missed the first shot, but after that no bullet could have caught up to the beast, no matter how well aimed.
THE CRUISE OF A SCHOONERALBERT W. HARRIS
Grandfather was a famous hunter, and his well aimed rifle sometimes furnished game that kept the neighborhood from starvation.
PERSONAL RECOLLECTIONS OF PARDEE BUTLERPARDEE BUTLER
They were well aimed, and the Hartford was struck several times.
ELSIE AT VIAMEDEMARTHA FINLEY