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Rove (1 syl.)

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To shoot with roving arrows—i.e. arrows shot at a roving mark, either in height or distance.

To shoot at rovers. To shoot at certain marks of the target so called; to shoot at random without any distinct aim.

“Unbelievers are said by Clobery to ‘shoot at rovers.ʹ”—Divine Glimpses, p. 4 (1659).

Running at rovers. Running wild; being without restraint.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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