boat shot out

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  • As it did so a boat shot out of the darkness to port. Cited from A Bid for Fortune, by Guy Boothby
  • "Who is it?" he said, as the boat shot out into the open. Cited from Red Pottage, by Mary Cholmondeley
  • She put up her glass at the moment that a white painted boat shot out towards his brown one. Cited from Absalom's Hair, by Bjornstjerne Bjornson
  • The rowers took their places and the boat shot out into the middle stream. Cited from Prisoners of Hope, by Mary Johnston
  • Scarcely had she brought up when a boat shot out from the end of the pier. Cited from Held Fast For England, by G. A. Henty
  • A boat shot out of the smoke, between us and our antagonists. Cited from Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, No. 333, July 1843, Vol. 54
  • The rope that held us was cast off, the sail mounted up, and the boat shot out across the bay. Cited from Micah Clarke, by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  • A minute later the boat shot out upon the moonlit surface of the enchanted lake. Cited from The Land of Mystery, by Edward S. Ellis
  • From behind the wreck a small boat shot out into the moon's brilliance. Cited from The Astonishing History of Troy Town, by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  • Before he knew it his boat shot out of the river among the tossing ice-floes of the bay. Cited from Pathfinders of the West, by A. C. Laut
  • Presently a boat shot out from shore, and went ripping up the surface toward the loon. Cited from Birds and Poets, by John Burroughs
  • A boat shot out from the shadow of the foliage, and her course was checked directly in their path. Cited from Fort Lafayette or, Love and Secession, by Benjamin Wood
  • Bows swinging down-stream, the boat shot out from the shore. Cited from The Black Bag, by Louis Joseph Vance
  • The strong rowers bent their backs, and the boat shot out over the mile or two of bright water between us and the island. Cited from Spanish Doubloons, by Camilla Kenyon
  • And how supple his lithe body seemed as he bent over the oars, while the boat shot out into the blue water. Cited from Three Weeks, by Elinor Glyn
  • Just as the ship rounded the end of the pier, which formed one side of the harbour, a small boat shot out from it. Cited from Charlie to the Rescue, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • Suddenly a light boat shot out from the side nearest the grove, breaking the smooth surface into a thousand rippling waves of light. Cited from That Mainwaring Affair, by Maynard Barbour
  • As he rounded Lihou point another boat shot out, the occupant of which hailed him. Cited from The Forest of Vazon, by Anonymous
  • The boat shot out across the still water, and headed shorewards on a slant for the south corner of the headland. Cited from Out of the Primitive, by Robert Ames Bennet
  • The two men moved at the oars, and the boat shot out from the sluggish dock-water to the live current, down which it headed. Cited from Philip Winwood, by Robert Neilson Stephens
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