Shoot in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Shoot

to fire, launch, or otherwise propel a projectile

Examples of Shoot in a sentence

The sniper received the order to shoot the criminal with his rifle because he was threatening to kill his hostage.  🔊

The basketball player decided to shoot the ball instead of dunk it because he couldn’t get close enough to the basket for the latter option.  🔊

We are going to shoot a clown out of this cannon, which is probably the most entertaining part of our circus.  🔊

If we are going to make the game winning shot, we need to trust our star player to shoot the ball.  🔊

The fighter jet had to shoot a missile at the alien mothership, but the warhead was deflected by a powerful energy shield.  🔊

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