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shooting

The discharging of a firearm, usually understood to mean with an intent to kill another or oneself.
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It will never be exactly that, but it should be in the general vicinity if you're shooting your very best and nothing changes.
12 : to stream out suddenly : spurt <Blood was shooting from the wound.
The News-Sentinel reported that the district attorney's office has yet to determine whether the shooting was justified, but the son's history would indicate that it was.
After shooting the first round shots, they must jog to the water cooler, take a drink, and get back to their group for their next turn.
Hell no, he was shooting prairie dogs in the Wyoming grasslands, and his story was told at www.
Immediately after the shooting, the Los Angeles police joined the Pomona police in searching for the vehicle.
At our SHOT Show booth; dealers can enter a shooting match.
When I got home after the shooting, my wife told me that I had called her on my cell phone during the pursuit of the violent suspect just prior to the shooting.
What that unlucky duck didn't know was that I wasn't shooting steel shot.
My shotgun shooting wasn't too great, but the gun was borrowed, and that's always a good excuse.
Some of the shots were very carefully set up and clearly composed but a lot was actually shot hand held, which made shooting during the really cold weather a lot easier than it would have been if we had had to set everything up on a tripod.
Williams's March 5 shooting spree from his school's tiled bathroom dredged up memories of the Columbine massacre, in which 15 were killed two years ago this month.