If someone shoots a person or an animal, they kill them or injure them by firing a bullet or arrow at them.
To shoot means to fire a bullet from a weapon such as a gun.
If someone or something shoots in a particular direction, they move in that direction quickly and suddenly.
If you shoot something somewhere or if it shoots somewhere, it moves there quickly and suddenly.
If you shoot a look at someone, you look at them quickly and briefly, often in a way that expresses your feelings.
If someone shoots to fame, they become famous or successful very quickly.
When people shoot a film or shoot photographs, they make a film or take photographs using a camera.
Shoots are plants that are beginning to grow, or new parts growing from a plant or tree.
In sports such as football or basketball, when someone shoots, they try to score by kicking, throwing, or hitting the ball towards the goal.
When someone shoots pool or shoots craps, they play a game of pool or the dice game called craps.
11. see also: shooting;shot
If you shoot the breeze or shoot the bull with someone, you talk to them about things which are not very serious or important.
If you shoot yourself in the foot, something you say or do causes you harm.
14. to shoot from the hip -> see hip
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