Overnight, a bar owner was shot in the leg by a ricochet bullet. At the same time, there are those who ricochet between denial and rationalization. Yes: might put in a small charge, and skip the ball, ricochet it along the water. These wounds are the result of ricochet firing, a kind of practice which enables a shot to drop in the most unexpected places. The hissing rush of projectiles, as they struck the water and exploded by impact, or shrieked in ricochet overhead. Balls cannot ricochet ; and shells often sink into the mud, and thus are either extinguished or explode with but little effect. Nothing could ruffle Tacony, or produce one false step: he flew round the course, every stride like the ricochet of a 32lb. Words related to ricochet bounce back , deflect , return , recoil , backfire , boomerang , kick back , snap back.
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Trevor Mann  born October 11, is an American professional wrestler , better known by the ring name Ricochet. He is currently signed to WWE , where he performs on the Raw brand. Tag Tournaments. Mann also worked for the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania —based Chikara promotion, working under a mask as Helios. He began competing on the independent circuit until he made his first major outing on February 6, at Insanity Pro Wrestling's Sacrifice event, where he took part in a five-man elimination match involving future long-time rival Chuck Taylor , DieHard, Tony Galloway and Ty Blade. Career match , resulting in Ricochet being forced to leave Chikara. On October 27 at New Star Navigation, Ricochet, sporting a new haircut, new attire and a wrestling mask , returned to Chikara under the ring name Helios, where he finally defeated Taylor for the Young Lions Cup.
Most ricochets are caused by accident and while the force of the deflection decelerates the projectile, it can still be energetic and almost as dangerous as before the deflection. The possibility of ricochet is one of the reasons for the common firearms safety rule "Never shoot at a flat, hard surface. Ricochets occur when a bullet or bullet fragment is deflected by an object rather than penetrating and becoming embedded in that object.