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shoot-for-take

 [cf. FOR complementizer] n. the usual game of marbles, in which a player keeps the marbles he hits. <Inagua, Mayag.>

-v. phr. shoot for take to play the usual game of marbles: My little brother forever shooting for take and losing up all his marbles (Nassau).

Tags: complementizer, noun, verb phrase

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Last update: 2011-09-23 21:43
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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