(basketball) the player responsible for attempting long-range shots
noun, Informal. 1. a firearm, especially a pistol or revolver. shooting iron noun 1. (US, slang) a firearm, esp a pistol shoot hoops
[shoo-ting for 1; shoot-n, shoo-ting for 2] /ˈʃu tɪŋ for 1; ˈʃut n, ˈʃu tɪŋ for 2/ noun 1. a contest in marksmanship. 2. Informal. a number of persons or things collectively. everything involved with a particular matter: He decided to sell the whole shooting match—his house, furniture, and car. shooting gallery
noun 1. a motion-picture scenario having the scenes arranged in the order in which they are to be photographed. shooting script noun 1. (films) written instructions indicating to the cameraman the order of shooting
noun 1. meteor (def 1b). 2. Also called American cowslip, prairie pointer. any of several North American plants of the genus Dodecatheon, especially D. meadia, having pink or white flowers with reflexed petals and stamens forming a pointed beak. shooting star noun 1. an informal name for meteor shooting star (sh’tĭng) See meteor.