What does shoot up mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. shoot up(verb)

    rise dramatically

    "Prices shot up overnight"


  1. shoot up(Verb)

    To grow taller rapidly.

  2. shoot up(Verb)

    To fire many bullets at.

  3. shoot up(Verb)

    or To inject (a drug) intravenously.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of shoot up in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of shoot up in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Kathryn Kellogg:

    We’re going to start seeing things decline and seeing the price of those things shoot up because there’s not enough supply to meet our demand.

  2. First Vice President Froilan Dytianquin:

    Normally during election time, the sales of vehicles shoot up, especially for our vehicles the L300 and Adventure. These are utility vehicles used for campaign periods.

  3. Robert Field:

    They are in legal nomads land, this [ announcement ] does not make shooting up legal. What it is, is a decision about what to prosecute, and the city is deciding it will not use its police to prosecute the people who shoot up in the safe injection site.

  4. Philippe Gijsels:

    Weaker earnings are starting to become a problem, companies that disappoint are being punished disproportionately while those that surprise on the positive side shoot up, indicating that markets are nervous and have little patience with underperformance.

  5. Khalil Abu-Rayyan:

    I tried to shoot up a church one day. I don’t know the name of it, but it’s close to my job, it’s one of the biggest ones in Detroit. Ya. I had it planned out. I brought a bunch of bullets. I practice a lot with it. But my dad searched my car one day and he found everything. He found the gun and the bullets and a mask.

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