Definition of Pistolling

1. Verb. (present participle of pistol) ¹



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Definition of Pistolling

1. pistol [v] - See also: pistol

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pistolling

pistolade
pistolades
pistole
pistoled
pistoleer
pistoleers
pistolero
pistoleros
pistoles
pistolet
pistolets
pistolier
pistoliers
pistoling
pistolled
pistolling (current term)
pistols
pistols at dawn
piston
piston chamber
piston engine
piston engines
piston pulse
piston ring
piston rings
piston rod
piston rods
pistonlike
pistons
pistou

Literary usage of Pistolling

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1. L'Acadie: Or, Seven Years' Explorations in British America by James Edward Alexander (1849)
"... of ' pistolling'—Camp in the snow— Horse-shoe Lake—Kill a four-year old buck—Discomforts of the runway in winter. THE Scotchmen of Kingston have the ..."

2. Ecclesiastical Chronicle for Scotland by James Frederick Skinner Gordon (1875)
"... smiling at the impatient rage of his Captains, who spoke of pistolling the Preacher, and taking a more ingenious revenge, by subjecting Mr. Zachary to a ..."

3. The Gentleman's Magazine (1867)
"pistolling of patriots — hey ? " he began saying to himself. " pistolling of patriot Barbot, too. This is very well. ..."

4. Paragraph-writing: A Rhetoric for Colleges by Fred Newton Scott, Joseph Villiers Denny (1909)
"The sea has a rude pistolling sort of odor, that takes you in the nostrils like snuff, and carries with it a fine sentiment of open water and tall ships; ..."

5. Paragraph-writing: A Rhetoric for Colleges by Fred Newton Scott, Joseph Villiers Denny (1909)
"... carefully chosen epithets as fortifying, pistolling, tonic, coquettish, showery, ... The sea has a rude pistolling sort of odor, that takes you in the ..."

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