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1. and shoot up tv. & in. to inject drugs, especially heroin. (Drugs.) He actually had to leave the meeting to shoot.
2. n. an injection of heroin. (Drugs. Usually shoot-up.) The way Ernie was yawning, I knew he needed a shoot-up.
3. tv. to spike a drink with liquor. I’m gonna shoot the punch with rum.
4. in. to begin to tell [something]. Okay, shoot. I’m all ears.
5. exclam. Darn! (Usually Shoot! An exclamation or a very mild curse. A substitute if not a euphemism for shit.) Oh, shoot! I left my shades in the car.
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If 30 shots are too many for practical reasons, how few can we shoot and still get a fairly good idea of the accuracy potential?
Jan Tumlir looks back at the shot heard round the art world--Chris Burden's 1971 performance piece, Shoot.
T then hits a square ball to A, and A dribbles and shoots.
Leonard was particularly interesting because he was one of the few African-Americans who competed regularly at local and regional cowboy shoots.
Considering the emotional link he has with the material he shoots, it would be safe to say Derek Rogers will never let the digital world overwhelm real life.
At this time, shot velocity shoots up well past its desired limit.
After the first team shoots, the other team takes up position on its goal line, with the first team now standing behind them.
Users can easily facilitate multi-camera shoots with the XH G1 model due to the camcorder's Genlock synchronization input.
And his barn-red house, filmed for the CBS crime drama ``Close to Home,'' saw the latest action on what has become the San Fernando Valley's most oft-filmed street, with up to four shoots each month.
In analyzing a game at almost every level, the soccer coach has to ask himself: Where are the shots on goal (who shoots, from where, and how often)?
Saskatchewan also has been busy with major shoots, primarily co-productions put together with local producers.
ASARCO discovered two additional geochemical anomalies that have not yet been explored by Coeur, and may represent other ore shoots waiting discovery.
Some of the better shooting spots on the refuge include Units 1 and 2, which are free-roam areas, and especially area 2a, which shoots well on most days.
He receives the outlet pass and shoots from his new position.
com (ECC) will partner to create a new initiative for Roots & Shoots, JGI's successful international environmental and humanitarian program for young people.