With three i stay in line,
With four I'll pick a fight,
With five i can wound or kill,
With all seven you can see my flight.

Who am I?


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With three I stay in line

row - in a line

With four I'll pick a fight

spar - as in with a boxing partner

With five I can wound or kill,

arrow - the straight headed weapon

With all seven you can see my flight.

sparrow - the bird

  • $\begingroup$ and obviously you are correct, good job.. i have to ask, was it too easy? $\endgroup$ Aug 20, 2018 at 14:16
  • $\begingroup$ @ShahriarMahmudSajid, your puzzle is good and definite. Though a tyrobrien type I was lucky as answered a pre-Riley and one of my own which have the same start. $\endgroup$
    – Tom
    Aug 20, 2018 at 14:25

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