Say, she went on the next instant, that was what Hal would call a hot shot, wasnt it?
Yet even the hot shot did not at first make much impression.
I ordered them to be driven out with hot shot, which soon put the houses in flames, and obliged the sharp-shooters to retire.
The only parley Ill have with that pack of lousy beggars will be hot shot!
Then it was determined to burn the "Congress" with hot shot.
They fired their hot shot into the shipping, and even into the town.
hot shot are used against shipping and wooden structures of every description.
Shells were exploding, and hot shot falling in the thronged dwellings.
An under officer suggested the propriety of firing "hot shot at the magazine."
With hot shot the annoying Carolinia was burned, and the Louisiana was the only American vessel left on the river.