One of them drew a bag of bird shot from his pocket and hurled it at Harry's head.
It was raining hard, and the drops stung their faces like bird shot.
"bird shot's mighty irritatin'—specially to a wrathy fellow," said Despair.
A bird shot a bright flame of color through the checkered light ahead of us.
Tony did the same with the shotgun, sending loads of bird shot whistling through the red leaves of the dangla bushes.
He says it is mosquito bites, but Ma thinks he has been shot full of bird shot by some water melon farmer.
"'T ain't likely it hurt him any—just bird shot," said Hope.
Sometimes a bird shot will have a great deal of the blood settle in the breast or in the flesh.
As a matter of fact, half a dozen bird shot still remained in the fleshy part of his thumb.
Suddenly something happened: the young officer gave a gasp and bending double sat down on the ground like a bird shot on the wing.