Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The state of being gun-shy.

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Examples

  • He was rapidly losing his gun-shyness, though fortunately his aim hadn't yet improved.

    The Warslayer

  • The other rigs were hitched here and there at distances that varied as the gun-shyness of the horses.

    The Adventures of Bobby Orde

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