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  1. school shooting(Noun)

    A shooting which takes place in a school.

Editors Contribution

  1. school shooting

    A mass shooting that takes place at a school. Congressional Research Service definition: "a multiple homicide incident in which four or more victims are murdered with firearms, within one event, and in one or more locations in close proximity."

    School shootings are akin to workplace shootings, in that they frequently involve a grudge. Both are types of mass shootings.

    Submitted by rinat on June 12, 2018


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of school shooting in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of school shooting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Morgan Molsbee:

    After our school shooting, it was hard to talk about it, at first going to school after (that) was scary. You have to move on from it and the teachers will help you.

  2. Melissa Platero:

    We assume our number one priority should be our education, and that’s relatively correct, but if your first thought after a school shooting is… ‘How am I going to study for my final today?’ That’s (a problem.).

  3. Jessica Henderson Daniel:

    As our nation confronts yet another horrific school shooting, it is imperative that we not become inured to these tragedies. We must act as a society to make our schools safe and ensure that students and teachers do not live in fear that they could be next, the American Psychological Association calls for evidence-based solutions to stop the gun violence that has become a public health crisis and is tearing our country apart.

  4. President Trump:

    Unfortunately I have to begin by expressing our sadness and heartbreak over the deadly shooting in Texas, we send prayers and support for everyone affected in the horrific attack. Trump also tweeted again saying he grieved for the terrible loss of life, and send our support and love to everyone affected by this horrible attack in Texas. To the students, families, teachers and personnel at Santa Fe High School - we are with you in this tragic hour, and we will be with you forever, he concluded. Texas Sen. Ted Cruz also tweeted regarding the shooting. Eight to 10 people were killed Friday in a school shooting in Santa Fe, Texas. (AP).

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