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shooting

shoot·ing

shooting

 
pronunciation:
shu tIng
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
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part of speech: noun
definition: an act of firing a gun at one or more persons.
The town was devastated by the shootings at the school.
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part of speech: adjective
definition: felt as traveling painfully through or piercing part of the body.
I have a shooting pain in my leg.
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