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To launch a projectile.
To fire (a projectile).
*(RQ:Shakespeare Merchant of Venice)
To cause a weapon to discharge a projectile.
To hunt on (a piece of land); to kill game in or on.
To begin to speak.
To discharge a missile; said of a weapon.
(quote-book)|year=2006|isbn=9780817442279|page=68|passage=I had the pleasure of shooting Arnold Newman while teaching across the hall from him at a summer photo workshop.
To move or act quickly or suddenly.
- There shot a streaming lamp along the sky.
1884: (w), ''(w)'', Chapter VII
- It didn't take me long to get there. I shot past the head at a ripping rate, the current was so swift, and then I got into the dead water and landed on the side towards the Illinois shore.
(quote-book)|title=(w)|chapter=8|passage=Now we plunged into a deep shade with the boughs lacing each other overhead, and crossed dainty, rustic bridges...: or anon we shot into a clearing, with a colored glimpse of the lake and its curving shore far below us.
To go over or pass quickly through.
- She ... shoots the Stygian sound.
2005, R. G. Crouch, ''The Coat: The Origin and Times of Doggett's Famous Wager'' (page 40)
- It was approaching the time when watermen would not shoot the bridge even without a passenger aboard.
To penetrate, like a missile; to dart with a piercing sensation.
- Thy words shoot through my heart.
To feel a quick, darting pain; to throb in pain.
- These preachers make / His head to shoot and ache.
To change form suddenly; especially, to solidify.
(RQ:Bacon Sylva Sylvarum)
1802, (w), ''(w)'', Query VII.
- The north-east wind is loaded with vapor, insomuch, that the salt-makers have found that their crystals would not shoot while that blows.
To send out or forth, especially with a rapid or sudden motion; to cast with the hand; to hurl; to discharge; to emit.
c. 1608-1610, (w), ''The Coxcomb''
- an honest weaver as ever shot shuttle
(RQ:Macaulay History of England)
To send to someone.
To act or achieve.
To deviate from kayfabe, either intentionally or accidentally; to actually connect with unchoreographed fighting blows and maneuvers, or speak one's mind (instead of an agreed script).
To make the stated score.
To develop, move forward.
To germinate; to bud; to sprout.
1709, (w), ''Georgics''
- But the wild olive shoots, and shades the ungrateful plain.
To grow; to advance.
(RQ:Spenser Faerie Queene)
- Well shot in years he seemed.
1728, (w), "Spring"
- Delightful task! to rear the tender thought, / To teach the young idea how to shoot.
To move ahead by force of momentum, as a sailing vessel when the helm is put hard alee.
To travel or ride on (breaking waves) rowards the shore.
To push or thrust forward; to project; to protrude; often with ''out''.
- They shoot out the lip, they shake the head.
- Beware the secret snake that shoots a sting.
To protrude; to jut; to project; to extend.
(quote-journal)|newspaper=(w)|archiveurl=https://web.archive.org/web/20201005122034/https://www.theguardian.com/cities/2019/feb/05/super-tall-super-skinny-super-expensive-the-pencil-towers-of-new-yorks-super-rich|archivedate=5 October 2020|location=London|publisher=Media Group|Guardian News & Media|date=1 June 2019|issn=0261-3077|oclc=229952407|passage=There is 432 Park Avenue, a surreal square tube of white concrete that appears to shoot twice as high as anything around it, its endless Cartesian grid of windows framing worlds of solid marble bathtubs and climate-controlled wine cellars within.
1836, (w), ''(w)'' Chapter 49
- There shot up against the dark sky, tall, gaunt, straggling houses.
To plane straight; to fit by planing.
1677, (w), ''Mechanick Exercises: Or, The Doctrine of Handy-works''
- two Pieces of Wood are Shot (that is Plained) or else they are Pared ... with a Pairing-chissel
To variegate as if by sprinkling or intermingling; to color in spots or patches.(w)
(RQ:Tennyson Dying Swa)
- The tangled water courses slept, / Shot over with purple, and green, and yellow.
To the moon.
- Prune off yet also superfluous branches, and shoots of this second spring.
A photography session.
1612, (w), ''(w)''
- One underneath his horse to get a shoot doth stalk.
A rush of water; a rapid.
1901, Frank Lee Hess, pubs.usgs.gov report. Rare Metals. TIN, TUNGSTEN, AND TANTALUM IN SOUTH DAKOTA.
- In the western dike is a shoot about 4 feet in diameter carrying a considerable sprinkling of cassiterite, ore which in quantity would undoubtedly be worth mining. The shoot contains a large amount of muscovite mica with quartz and very little or no feldspar...
An inclined plane, either artificial or natural, down which timber, coal, ore, etc., are caused to slide; a chute.
1891, New South Wales. Supreme Court, ''The New South Wales Law Reports'' (volume 12, page 238)
- That there was no evidence before the jury that at the time of the accident the timber shoot was worked by the defendant company.
The act of taking all point cards in one hand.
''Didn't you have a concert tonight?''
''Shoot! I forgot! I have to go and get ready...''