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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - To aim at or aspire to.

Usage examples (42)
  • shoot for the moon. Even if you miss you'll land among the stars.
  • shoot a basket
  • shoot craps
  • shoot a glance for more
Tutoring comment
  • When the "chute" (parachute) fell, it landed on the new "shoot" (a young plant growth).
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