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Drug slang verb To inject a drug, usually understood to mean an abuse substance
Forensics To discharge a firearm

shoot

that part of a vascular plant which is above the ground, consisting of stem and leaves.
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That kind of bluster might impress the buddies shooting the bull, but it doesn't hold up to scrutiny.
Whether it's hauling gravel, pouring concrete, shoveling dirt, or shooting the bull, Holden's up to the challenge.
This odd scenario made me pause right when I should have been ranging and shooting the bull, and before I could react, the two elk meandered back up through the rainforest toward the rest of the herd.