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Shooting

Meanings and phrases

shooting

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the act of firing a projectile; shot
  2. killing someone by gunfire

crap shooting

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. playing craps; crapshoot; crap game

drive-by shooting

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. shooting someone from a car as it is driven past the victim

shooting box

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a small country house used by hunters during the shooting season; shooting lodge

shooting brake

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. another name for a station wagon

shooting gallery

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a building (usually abandoned) where drug addicts buy and use heroin
  2. an enclosed firing range with targets for rifle or handgun practice; shooting range

shooting iron

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a firearm that is held and fired with one hand; pistol; handgun; side arm

shooting lodge

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a small country house used by hunters during the shooting season; shooting box

shooting preserve

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a preserve on which hunting is permitted during certain months of the year

shooting range

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an enclosed firing range with targets for rifle or handgun practice; shooting gallery
E.g.
  • Aghdam visited a shooting range the day before the shooting.
  • A shooting range is also available.
  • His parents had an indoor shooting range installed at their home in Patiala, Punjab.

shooting script

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the final detailed script for making a movie or TV program
E.g.
  • For these reasons, the shooting script was only 31 pages long.
  • To preserve secrecy, the shooting script did not include the ending.
  • Tony Llewellyn-Jones and Bernard Eddy also contributed to the shooting script.

shooting star

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a streak of light in the sky at night that results when a meteoroid hits the earth's atmosphere and air friction causes the meteoroid to melt or vaporize or explode; meteor
E.g.
  • The studio was considered a "New Economy shooting star".
  • Livery was blue with gold lining and shooting star logo.
  • As a shooting star passes, Sam makes a wish that he can touch the moon.

shooting stick

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. device that resembles a spiked walking stick but the top opens into a seat

skeet shooting

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the sport of shooting at clay pigeons that are hurled upward in such a way as to simulate the flight of a bird; skeet; trapshooting

sure as shooting

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. absolutely certain

sure as shooting

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. definitely or positively (`sure' is sometimes used informally for `surely'); surely; certainly; sure; for sure; for certain; sure enough

wing shooting

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. shooting game birds that are flying (on the wing)

shooting down

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • But Yoshiie kept shooting down enemy commanders.
  • In 2017, Loiko published "Flight" about the shooting down of MH17.
  • 85 Squadron, shooting down three Messerschmitt Bf 109s in one action.

shooting guard

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He could also play at the shooting guard position.
  • Standing at , he plays the shooting guard position.
  • He played as a shooting guard and small forward.

began shooting

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The film began shooting on 29 November 2011.
  • There, he began shooting some people outside of the school.
  • Gray began shooting not at police but through the fibrolite shed.

before shooting

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Alan Ladd signed on shortly before shooting commenced.
  • Sigrid Thornton was cast two days before shooting started.
  • Gun, gun, gun", before shooting Clark.

mass shooting

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • On August 4, 2019, a mass shooting took place in Dayton.
  • "We are going to be the last mass shooting," González proclaimed.
  • Heinrich Himmler visited the outskirts of Minsk in 1941 to witness a mass shooting.

shooting took

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The shooting took place in NLC and Thiruvannamalai.
  • On August 4, 2019, a mass shooting took place in Dayton.
  • Location shooting took place at Ross Army Air Field in Arcadia, California.

started shooting

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The film started shooting in Kolkata in May 2013.
  • Gordon Chan had started shooting the film by April 2011.
  • The film started shooting on 8 September 2012 in Kozhikode.

shooting took place

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The shooting took place in NLC and Thiruvannamalai.
  • On August 4, 2019, a mass shooting took place in Dayton.
  • Location shooting took place at Ross Army Air Field in Arcadia, California.

during the shooting

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The official figure for strikers injured during the shooting is 78.
  • Three people were killed and another 11 people were injured during the shooting.
  • Vikram often helped out during the shooting of the film by helping suggest changes to scenes.

school shooting

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • As a result of the Sandy Hook school shooting:
  • The novel deals with the aftermath of a school shooting.
  • Prior to the school shooting, Lanza murdered his mother.

location shooting

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • One evening of location shooting became famous (4 October 1923).
  • From the mid-1940s forward, location shooting became increasingly frequent in noir.
  • The filming of the series was highly ambitious, with a large cast and much location shooting.

rifle shooting

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Biathlon combines cross-country skiing and rifle shooting.
  • Only "throwing a grenade" and "50 m small bore rifle shooting" (men only) remained.
  • Collings won the Ballinger Belt at the 1998 New Zealand rifle shooting championships.

shooting schedule

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The shooting schedule is often dictated by location permit issues.
  • Principal photography began in the summer of 1970 with a planned shooting schedule of 60 days.
  • "Batman & Robin" finished filming in late January 1997, two weeks ahead of the shooting schedule.

target shooting

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He told his brother, Chris, that he was going target shooting.
  • In 1906 Herben was accidentally shot by George Foster Herben while target shooting.
  • In competitive target shooting, this might mean the difference between a hit and a miss.

shooting events

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • San Marino won 35 medals in shooting events at Games of the Small States.
  • ISSF Double trap Double trap is a shotgun shooting sport, one of the ISSF shooting events.
  • He competed in skeet shooting events at the Summer Olympics in 1980, 1992, 1996, 2000, 2004, and 2012.

shooting began

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Once the shooting began, more PAVN joined the fight.
  • A three-month rehearsal was also held for them before shooting began.
  • The shooting began in December 2015 and the film was shot entirely in Lebanon.

shooting occurred

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The shooting occurred in the Wadajir district of the capital.
  • A school shooting occurred on 26 April 2002 at the Gutenberg-Gymnasium.
  • The city where the school shooting occurred, Parkland, also had a march.

before the shooting

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Aghdam visited a shooting range the day before the shooting.
  • Gopalakrishnan also used to discuss the shoot with his crew before the shooting.
  • Stephon had been released from county jail about a month before the shooting and was staying with his grandparents on and off.

shooting sports

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Men's and women's shooting sports were added in 2016.
  • He is a keen shooting sports enthusiast.
  • On July 4, 1962 the shooting sports facilities were transferred to the military unit #01626.

shooting incident

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It is the worst shooting incident in Australia since the Port Arthur massacre of 1996.
  • It was the highest number of people killed in a single shooting incident during the conflict.
  • In October 2004, Yeh was named to a committee convened to investigate the 3-19 shooting incident.

shooting death

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Gallon had previously been arrested for the shooting death of his brother Shamus at their mother's home.
  • In September 2012, Officer Josh Hastings was charged with manslaughter in the shooting death of fifteen-year-old Bobby Moore.
  • At about 12 years of age, MacGyver had a traumatic experience with the accidental shooting death of a friend by a bullet from a falling gun.

shooting percentage

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In other months, he had averaged 4.7 points and 1.9 assists on a .358 shooting percentage.
  • Her 54.2% field goal shooting percentage just edged out Stewart's 54.0% to lead the international field.
  • Korver finished the 2013–14 season with a 47.2 percent three-point shooting percentage which led the NBA.

shooting the film

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Honda's team spent 51 days shooting the film.
  • Gordon Chan had started shooting the film by April 2011.
  • "But shooting the film was no easy task.

fatal shooting

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 2010, Kirovaul was the scene of some fatal shooting incidents.
  • Outlaw created a disturbance at Howard's place, resulting in his fatal shooting of Texas Ranger Joe McKidrict.
  • He personally visited the scene of the fatal shooting of a police officer by another in Tsim Sha Tsui in the small hours of 17 March 2006.

shooting location

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Volendam was a shooting location in Vikas Bahl's 2014 Bollywood film, "Queen".
  • Tracking down Poole, Welles takes him to the shooting location and tries to kill him.
  • Vancouver provided a cheaper shooting location, and was in the same time zone as Los Angeles.

pistol shooting

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The technique for trap shooting is fundamentally different from rifle or pistol shooting.
  • Like most martial arts, combat pistol shooting is practiced both for defense and for sport.
  • Combat pistol shooting, as separate from target shooting, began to evolve in the early 1900s.

trap shooting

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The layout of double trap shooting is similar to that of trap shooting.
  • It is widely practiced at clubs and facilities that offer trap shooting.

suicide by shooting

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In this state he commits suicide by shooting himself.
  • He attempted suicide by shooting himself in the face with a .380 caliber pistol.
  • Page committed suicide by shooting himself in the head after he was shot in the hip by a responding police officer.

when shooting

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Sandström is known for preferring the Wrist shot technique when shooting the puck.
  • A one-point shot can be earned when shooting from the foul line after a foul is made.
  • A short lock time is particularly desired when shooting with high precision at small targets.

during shooting

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The title during shooting was "Partners".
  • Tensions between Zappa and several cast and crew members arose before and during shooting.
  • John "Junior" Wood was ill during shooting of the film and was replaced by John Pearce, a clothes dealer.

start shooting

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Tarkovsky returned to Italy in 1982 to start shooting "Nostalghia".
  • Peeters was quoted in 1978 as saying: I don't like to be dictated to once I start shooting.
  • Carrie is spotted by four men who start shooting at her and chase her through the building.

nightclub shooting

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She is a featured artist on the single "Hands", a tribute to the victims of the 2016 Orlando nightclub shooting.
  • One of the survivors of the Orlando nightclub shooting, Brandon Wolf, responded to King saying "When it was my community, where were you?
  • Getty painted a mural in honor of the 49 victims of the 2017 Orlando nightclub shooting, having it displayed in front of Pulse nightclub.

day of shooting

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • When the day of shooting came around everything worked out well.
  • The final day of shooting on November 30 was Kane's death scene.
  • On the final day of shooting, Price showed up on the set visibly intoxicated.
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