blaze away at (someone or something)

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blaze away at (someone or something)

To shoot a gun at a target repeatedly. The officer blazed away at the fleeing criminal and finally struck him in the leg. William blazed away at the bull's eye and still didn't land a single shot!
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Armed to the teeth, he travels to Washington to blaze away at the presidential motorcade, and the American agonizing over guns begins again.
OPPONENTS of 48-hour declarations continue to blaze away at short-term rewards from overseas, while ignoring other, less immediately tangible benefits.
Nothing would give me greater pleasure than to see him make 110 not out and giving the big guns like Freddie Flintoff licence to blaze away at the other end.
1 -- color) The Helldorado gunfighters blaze away at a show in Tombstone, where Old West authenticity sometimes gets obscured in an onslaught of tourism and tackiness.
The illuminations blaze away at the Lancashire resort until November 2.
The couple often invite friends to join them as they blaze away at targets.