Synonyms for shoot
- open fire
- bring down
- drop the hammer
- let fly
- let go with
- open up
- pick off
- pull the trigger
- set off
- throw lead
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SHOOT
Then it's better to take him out back of the barn and shoot him, by Gad!
And, if this thing keeps on, I'm going to shoot again—and again.
Perhaps, after all, I might have the brains to jest and toss about words and shoot off epigrams.
Because he killed a horse trying to get you, you're going to give him a chance to shoot you?
Shoot while you may, and then out sword, and let us live or die together!
"Do not shoot outside the fifteen-score paces," cried Johnston.
Eager to shoot him—Silver, the only thing that loved and understood him?
She was fond of hunting, and could shoot at a mark with wonderful skill.
He does not shoot naturally, but he learns by patient practice.
"If you will ride in a hammock, you ought to teach your men to shoot," was Kingozi's greeting.