It is the first time Charles has been pictured with a gun on a pheasant shoot since December 2008.
Someone should perhaps tell him that pheasant no longer gets you very far.
One day in Pennsylvania, he slaughtered 70 pheasant in a fine display of feathery carnage.
Hemingway is shown on p. 89, pensive with rifle at a pheasant shoot in Idaho.
Wood pigeon, pheasant, partridge, grouse, peacocks, hares, wild rabbits, and waterfowl are all dietary staples.
And so am I,” said pheasant; “and yet, certainly, it is not what I mean or intend to do.
You and I are to sit down to our pheasant together, they tell me.
A moment's reflection convinced Felix that the Bushman had been in chase of a pheasant.
India, or rather southern Asia, is the true home of the pheasant tribe.
Every precaution is taken, but still there will be many a slip between this pheasant cup and Charlies lip, I am afraid.
late 13c. (mid-12c. as a surname), from Anglo-French fesaunt, Old French faisan (13c.) "pheasant," from Latin phasianus, from Greek phasianos "a pheasant," literally "Phasian bird," from Phasis, river flowing into the Black Sea in Colchis, where the birds were said to have been numerous. The ph- was restored in English late 14c. (see ph). The excrescent -t is due to confusion with -ant suffix of nouns formed from present participle of verbs in first Latin conjugation (peasant, tyrant, etc.).