the attack and destruction of an aircraft in flight.
the shooting and killing of someone in cold blood.
noun 1. a person or thing that shoots. 2. a marble used to shoot at other marbles in a game. 3. first-person shooter. 4. a person who sets off explosives in oil-drilling operations. 5. Informal. a photographer, especially an amateur hobbyist. noun 1. a person or thing that shoots 2. (slang) a gun 3. (cricket) […]
verb (used with object), shot, shooting. 1. to hit, wound, damage, kill, or destroy with a missile discharged from a weapon. 2. to execute or put to death with a bullet: to be shot at sunrise. 3. to send forth or discharge (a missile) from a weapon: to shoot a bullet. 4. to discharge (a […]
noun, Chiefly British. 1. a small house or lodge for use during the shooting season. shooting box noun 1. a small country house providing accommodation for a shooting party during the shooting season Also called shooting lodge
noun, British. 1. station wagon. shooting brake noun 1. (Brit) a former name for estate car