wing shooting

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noun Hunting.

the act or practice of shooting at birds in flight.

Nearby words

  1. wing flat,
  2. wing formula,
  3. wing it,
  4. wing loading,
  5. wing nut,
  6. wing shot,
  7. wing skid,
  8. wing tip,
  9. wing-case,
  10. wing-ding

Origin of wing shooting

First recorded in 1880–85

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Examples from the Web for wing shooting

  • Colon was delighted with the new State, but believed that wing-shooting was not his forte.

    Buffalo Land|W. E. Webb