Usage examples for shooting

  1. He stood in front of her on the lonely road; and it was as though his grey eyes flashed lightning, shooting blue spark after blue spark of rage and pain. – Dr. Adriaan by Louis Couperus
  2. Keep under cover and wait until you can see something worth shooting at. – The Year When Stardust Fell by Raymond F. Jones
  3. It was evidently the theory of the prosecution that the prisoner, after shooting Sir Horace, had fled. – The Hampstead Mystery by John R. Watson
  4. And did you have your day's shooting? – Sisters by Ada Cambridge
  5. All at once, I heard a cry like that which Kees used to make when I returned from my shooting, and had not taken him with me. – Illustrative Anecdotes of the Animal Kingdom by Samuel Griswold Goodrich
  6. There was a lot of noise, but no shooting. – Four-Day Planet by Henry Beam Piper
  7. I see, he says, that you have got out the Shooting- Book under the title of 'The Dead Shot. – The Eulogy of Richard Jefferies by Walter Besant
  8. This saved me from shooting any. – Wanderings Among South Sea Savages And in Borneo and the Philippines by H. Wilfrid Walker
  9. The morning was hot, but not too hot, with just a pleasant breeze stirring in the bush, and I rather desired to go on the shooting expedition. – The Moving Finger A Trotting Christmas Eve at Warwingie Lost! The Loss of the "Vanity" Dick Stanesby's Hutkeeper The Yanyilla Steeplechase A Digger's Christmas by Mary Gaunt
  10. It was our shooting, most likely. – Starr, of the Desert by B. M Bower
  11. With prices shooting up in this market, what is to become of our picture post- cards? – Love Conquers All by Robert C. Benchley
  12. I am afraid he will get into some shooting affair. – Whispering Smith by Frank H. Spearman
  13. Then he and Jimmy began shooting. – Bobby of the Labrador by Dillon Wallace
  14. Oh, how they keep on shooting! – A Dash from Diamond City by George Manville Fenn
  15. They wouldn't dare to begin shooting, would they? – The Captain of the Gray-Horse Troop by Hamlin Garland
  16. The woman who did the shooting, I wondered whether she really loved Kootanie George most . – Wolf Breed by Jackson Gregory
  17. The radial edges of the segments are trimmed on what is termed a shooting board, which is a device such as shown in Fig. – Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II by Joshua Rose
  18. " That will not prevent me from shooting you dead unless you speak the truth. – Stingaree by E. W. (Ernest William) Hornung
  19. " I don't want any shooting here. – Hopalong Cassidy's Rustler Round-Up Bar-20 by Clarence Edward Mulford
  20. Now, you stay here, and if you hear any shooting, run for the boat. – Frank on the Lower Mississippi by Harry Castlemon