On gun control, a hair-trigger issue for Republicans who pick the nominee, Christie is in the center or even center–left field.
They would be making themselves a prime, hair-trigger target for Americans and Israelis unwilling to take chances in a crisis.
The girl interrupted while Donnegan still had control of his hair-trigger temper.
It merely exploded him into action like a finger on a hair-trigger.
And hubby's hair-trigger temperament she now calls just plain temper.
It is self-love inflamed to the acute point; conceit, with a hair-trigger.
Revel's reflexes were still, if not hair-trigger, at least very quick.
I then got a new dog and chained him, and a duelling pistol, with a hair-trigger.
He was a keen boy with a hair-trigger balance, and in a gunplay he would be apt to beat the best of them all.
As he was not a thoroughbred, his nerves were not of the hair-trigger order.