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  • n  a new branch
  • n  the act of shooting at targets
    they hold a shoot every weekend during the summer
  • v  hit with a missile from a weapon
  • v  kill by firing a missile
  • v  fire a shot
  • v  make a film or photograph of something
    shoot a movie
  • v  send forth suddenly, intensely, swiftly
    shoot a glance
  • v  run or move very quickly or hastily
  • v  move quickly and violently
  • v  throw or propel in a specific direction or towards a specific objective
    shoot craps
    shoot a golf ball
  • v  record on photographic film
  • v  emit (as light, flame, or fumes) suddenly and forcefully
  • v  cause a sharp and sudden pain in
  • v  force or drive (a fluid or gas) into by piercing
  • v  variegate by interweaving weft threads of different colors
    shoot cloth
  • v  throw dice, as in a crap game
  • v  spend frivolously and unwisely
  • v  score
    shoot a basket
    shoot a goal
  • v  utter fast and forcefully
  • v  measure the altitude of by using a sextant
    shoot a star
  • v  produce buds, branches, or germinate
  • v  give an injection to

  • This is helpful not just when you're clumsy, as I was, but when you say, shoot in low light and want to edit out the yellowish cast that always appears, or if you shoot .
  • The central Asian state of Tajikistan imposed a state of emergency in a southern province following the death of two progovernment commanders, reportedly in a shoot-out.
  • Go behind the scenes at Jay Leno's photo shoot for the cover of PTI Magazine.
News & Articles

  • Officers Shoot, Kill Man Who Shot At Them In Fruita
    Police in Fruita are investigating a shooting involving an officer that ended with the death of one man.
    June 16, 2013 - CBS Denver
  • Police shoot, kill man in North Lawndale
    A Chicago Police officer shot and killed a man early Sunday in the North Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side, authorities said. The shooting happened in the 1700 block of South Springfield Avenue about 2:30 a.m., according to a statement from the Chicago Police Department. Officers were attempting to stop a vehicle for a traffic violation when a male passenger got out of the car with a weapon ...
    June 16, 2013 - Chicago Sun-Times
  • Police shoot N.H. man in buttocks
    A police officer shot a New Hampshire man in the buttocks Saturday after he allegedly crashed his car into a police cruiser and fled, according to the Essex County district attorney’s office. Alexander Castro, 20, of Salem, N.H., was hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries and was under police guard Saturday night. The Essex County district attorney’s office is investigating the shooting ...
    June 16, 2013 - Boston Globe

  • Phil Mickelson in BBC Sport
    We have three rounds left. I know if I shoot under par tomorrow I'll be right there,he said. "There's no way under par is going to win here, I don't believe. I think over par will win. Because of that, I'm right there."
  • Barack Obama in Boston Globe
    Violence is a dead end,Obama said. "It is a sign of neither courage nor power to shoot rockets at sleeping children, or to blow up old women on a bus. That is not how moral authority is claimed; that is how it is surrendered."
  • Bastian Schweinsteiger in Philadelphia Inquirer
    The shoot-out is still in our memory, but what really weighs heavily on our minds is what happened after that match,Schweinsteiger said Wednesday. "We have to remain calm and not get provoked."

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