Mary was six months pregnant when she married Bill. It was a real shotgun wedding.
Bob would never have married Jane if she hadn’t been pregnant. Jane’s father saw to it that it was a shotgun wedding.
After finding out she was pregnant, Gina and Tom had a shotgun wedding.
The sort of marriage that starts with a shotgun wedding never quite escapes from the feeling that one partner or the other has been trapped.
It was a shotgun wedding, but they sure are in love.