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  • Fork out
  • Fork the tree
  • Go out on a limb
  • Have a second string to your bow have
  • His Last Bow ( Sherlock Holmes story )
  • If I tell you I will have to shoot you
  • Just shoot me
  • Knife and fork it
  • Life and limb
  • More than one string to your bow
  • Olive branch
  • Risk life and limb
  • Root and branch
  • Shoot 'em up
  • Shoot a birdie ( score one under par in a golf shot )
  • Shoot a fairy
  • Shoot blanks
  • Shoot down in flames ( destroy an argument or theory )
  • Shoot first, ask questions later
  • Shoot from the hip
  • Shoot him down in flames
  • Shoot hoops
  • Shoot it out
  • Shoot me now
  • Shoot on sight
  • Shoot someone a line
  • Shoot straight ( to talk or deal honestly )
  • Shoot the breeze
  • Shoot the moon ( remove household goods by night to avoid paying rent )
  • Shoot the puppy
  • Shoot through ( to leave or abscond )
  • Shoot to kill
  • Shoot your cuffs
  • Shoot your mouth off
  • Shoot yourself in the foot
  • Stop, or my mom will shoot ( line from Sylvestor Stallone movie )
  • Take a bow
  • Tear limb from limb
  • The It Girl ( Nickname of Clara Bow )
  • The Mahatma ( Nickname of Branch Rickey executive )
  • They Shoot Horses Don't They? ( Jane Fonda movie )
  • Turkey shoot
  • Two strings to his bow
  • When the bough breaks the cradle will fall, and down will come baby, cradle and all ( line from nursery rhyme )

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