DUCK POOP and the like

Michael Quinion TheEditor at WORLDWIDEWORDS.ORG
Mon Sep 2 14:25:36 UTC 2002

> I don't think that DUCK SHOOT is a "careless" etymology, only a
> ridiculous one, but I could be wrong.

I would be interested in hearing your reasons for feeling this
etymology is ridiculous.

Michael Quinion
Editor, World Wide Words
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