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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A fight involving using small arms with the intent to kill or frighten.

Usage examples (26)
  • That's what the shootout is all about, it's mano a mano. ''
  • But just getting to the shootout is the most important part. ''
  • Too bad a shootout is theoretically possible for the gold medal final.
  • Gagne came into the game 1-for-4 in shootout attempts. for more
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