What does SHOOTING mean?

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SHOOTING

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. shooting, shot(noun)

    the act of firing a projectile

    "his shooting was slow but accurate"

  2. shooting(noun)

    killing someone by gunfire

    "when the shooting stopped there were three dead bodies"

Wiktionary

  1. shooting(Noun)

    An instance of shooting (a person) with a gun.

    Police are hunting the people who carried out the shootings last week.

  2. shooting(Noun)

    The sport or activity of firing a gun.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Shooting

    of Shoot

  2. Shooting(noun)

    the act of one who, or that which, shoots; as, the shooting of an archery club; the shooting of rays of light

  3. Shooting(noun)

    a wounding or killing with a firearm; specifically (Sporting), the killing of game; as, a week of shooting

  4. Shooting(noun)

    a sensation of darting pain; as, a shooting in one's head

  5. Shooting(adj)

    of or pertaining to shooting; for shooting; darting

Freebase

  1. Shooting

    Shooting is the act or process of firing firearms or other projectile weapons such as bows or crossbows. Even the firing of artillery, rockets, and missiles can be called shooting. A person who specializes in shooting is a marksman. Shooting can take place in a shooting range or in the field in hunting, in shooting sports, or in combat.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'SHOOTING' in Nouns Frequency: #2576

Anagrams for SHOOTING »

  1. soothing

  2. hootings

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How to say SHOOTING in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of SHOOTING in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of SHOOTING in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of SHOOTING in a Sentence

  1. Tim McGraw:

    I’m flying in between shows, going up to Vancouver shooting a movie.

  2. Dirk Arendt:

    If someone decided to start shooting with a pistol from the roof of the Reichstag (parliament), security guards would be all over them. But when data are siphoned off for months, no one bats an eyelid.

  3. Irina Shayk:

    When you’re shooting nude, there’s always a sense of empowerment. you have to be really confident with your body.

  4. Lilian Tintori.Tintori:

    We want to get to the Justice and Peace Ministry, to tell them we don't want any more repression, clashes, we don't want any more blood, any more injured. Stop shooting! Stop shooting!

  5. Tim McGrath:

    Every time a shooting comes, my heart just breaks for the people who are about to live through what we have all lived through, and knowing that it will forever change their lives.

Images & Illustrations of SHOOTING

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