bullet had grazed

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  • He scarcely felt the sharp pain in his leg, where a bullet had grazed the skin. Cited from The Boy Allies in Great Peril, by Clair W. Hayes
  • If you could have seen Josiah Spencer that day you might have thought that the bullet had grazed his own poor heart. Cited from Mary Minds Her Business, by George Weston
  • The bullet had grazed the tree trunk, and the face was gone. Cited from Salute to Adventurers, by John Buchan
  • He had received a shot in the abdomen and a rifle bullet had grazed his cheek. Cited from Four Weeks in the Trenches, by Fritz Kreisler
  • As Dick lay down in the long grass two or three bullets dropped from his clothes and he became conscious, too, that a bullet had grazed his shoulder. Cited from The Rock of Chickamauga, by Joseph A. Altsheler
  • He found on investigating that he had been near a serious accident, since a passing bullet had grazed his head, cutting the skin and causing quite a copious flow of blood. Cited from Air Service Boys Over the Atlantic, by Charles Amory Beach
  • And so he was: one bullet had grazed his forehead, another spent one had given him the blow of which he complained, and a third had passed through his horse's neck. Cited from Memoirs, by Prince De Joinville
  • Spalding's bullet had grazed its belly, raking off the hair and graining the skin; mine had gone through its head. Cited from Wild Northern Scenes, by S. H. Hammond
  • It was then seen that a bullet had grazed Stacy's cheek, leaving a raw streak across it. Cited from The Pony Rider Boys with the Texas Rangers, by Frank Gee Patchin
  • At the moment when he had stooped to lift Gavroche, a bullet had grazed his head; he had not noticed it. Cited from Les Miserables, by Victor Hugo
  • A bullet had grazed the rancher's head, ploughing a little furrow as it passed, but there was nothing more. Cited from The Pony Rider Boys in Montana, Patchin
  • The bullet had grazed Hal's left shoulder. Cited from The boy Allies at Liege, by Clair W. Hayes
  • There was a sting along the shoulder of Perris as though a red hot knife had slashed him; a bullet had grazed the skin. Cited from Alcatraz, by Max Brand
  • This time a bullet had grazed her neck, and the sight of the narrow sear filled Weldon's mind with a dull, unreasoning rage. Cited from On The Firing Line, by A. C. Ray and H. B. Fuller
  • I was dazed by a blow in the face, blood trickled into my eyes where a bullet had grazed my forehead, one shoulder smarted as though burned by fire, yet it never occurred to me to cease fighting. Cited from Love Under Fire, by Randall Parrish
  • His hat was gone, his grizzled hair flying in the breeze, great splotches of powder mottled his mahogany face, and a weal across his right cheek showed where an Indian bullet had grazed him. Cited from The Refugees, by Arthur Conan Doyle
  • As a matter of fact the unknown marksman's bullet had grazed the head of the fat boy, instilling in that young gentleman a more thorough respect for the mountaineer's marksmanship. Cited from The Pony Rider Boys with the Texas Rangers, by Frank Gee Patchin
  • Mauleverer was now alone; and his stubbornness so enraged the tall bully that his hand was already on his trigger, when the third robber, whose side Mauleverer's bullet had grazed, thrust himself between the two. Cited from Paul Clifford, by E. B. Lytton, Vol. 5