Definitions For Shoot


  • The act of shooting at targets
  • A new branch


  • Give an injection to
  • Produce buds, branches, or germinate
  • Measure the altitude of by using a sextant
  • Utter fast and forcefully
  • Make a film or photograph of something
  • Record on photographic film
  • Score
  • Fire a shot
  • Hit with a missile from a weapon
  • Spend frivolously and unwisely
  • Throw dice, as in a crap game
  • Variegate by interweaving weft threads of different colors
  • Force or drive (a fluid or gas) into by piercing
  • Throw or propel in a specific direction or towards a specific objective
  • Move quickly and violently
  • Run or move very quickly or hastily
  • Send forth suddenly, intensely, swiftly
  • Cause a sharp and sudden pain in
  • Kill by firing a missile
  • Emit (as light, flame, or fumes) suddenly and forcefully
  • The part of a new plant that is just beginning to grow above the ground
  • A new branch and its leaves on an established plant
  • An occasion when a movie, television show, etc., is being filmed

Is Shoot a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Shoot is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 7 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Shoot in a Sentence

  • Does this gun shoot accurately?
  • He shot at the deer.
  • The enemy was shooting at the rescue helicopter.
  • Small green shoots grew from the base of the tree.
  • She is currently on a movie shoot in London.

Synonyms for Shoot

Antonyms for Shoot

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