dry-gulch (one)

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dry-gulch (one)

To attack one, especially via an ambush. I didn't see the attackers coming at all—they totally dry-gulched me.

dry-gulch someone

to ambush someone. The outlaw dry-gulched the traveler and took everything he had. The posse planned to dry-gulch the outlaw by waiting outside his favorite saloon.
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this will also include the extension of the bridge over dry gulch creek as well as the existing pedestrian crossing.
Athletes, actors and entertainers' income stream can turn from a financial flood to a dry gulch. When you get into athletics and entertainment, the income is much more of a roller coaster with highs and lows, Manzino said.
It appears that the $36 billion Harvard University endowment is now investing in California's wine country and is planning to drill 16 water wells of between 700 and 900 feet deep in a state that might be renamed Dry Gulch. According to the Reuters news service, that's between two and three times deeper than the average residential well in the region.
A few places have wicked descents, particularly around Dry Gulch, so keep an eye out for runners, hikers and dogs.
He said: "I have been getting a lot of flak over the invitation but how many chances do you get to put over various points to the First Minister face to face?" One of Mr Jack's main points will be about his home river system, in particular the rewatering of a main Tay tributary, the River Garry, which has literally been turned into a dry gulch by a hydro scheme.
It seemed like I was in one of those places that had long been abandoned and I was the only hombre still in town, call it Dry Gulch if you will.
Willie Nelson's "The Dry Gulch Kid," will reportedly keep busy with their music video work until she is free again.
In parts, its barren terrain give it a Wild West dry gulch feel.
You can go horse riding twice a day moseying off to Dry Gulch Canyon or a ride out to Lookout Point.
The Dry Gulch Ramblers is a seven-piece country band presenting an evening of swing Saturday.
I scramble down into a dry gulch where the rocks clatter like dinner plates under my boots, lift myself onto a small bench of rock and then, turning once, I catch a glimmer of blue sky where there should be only solid rock.
Below him the cicadas hiss incessantly in the tumbleweed on the banks of the dry gulch that was once the Grand Union Canal.
The Dry Gulch Site (L-3753) was discovered by a local miner who noted a tusk (NMMNH 27704) eroding from the base of an arroyo wall just south of Nogal, New Mexico (UTM coordinates 3710820N, 432320E).
always in the town of Dry Gulch? The cowboys died for holding two aces of spades.