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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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With that data recorded, shoot five more shots into the same group.
It is also beneficial to vary the type of free throws you shoot in order to keep the players mentally sharp.
22-caliber semiautomatic rifle to shoot him three times in the back of the head, fatally wounding him, and six more times in the torso.
Shoot took place not long after the Five-Day Locker Piece, 1971, which was in fact Burden's MFA exhibition at University of California, Irvine, an exercise in confinement and sensory deprivation that developed an unforeseen social dimension by turning the artist into a captive audience for campus hall trawlers.
The pistols were easier to aim and shoot, and I heard five of my 10 shots plink against the metal targets.
The fact that these guys worked mostly at night, or at least that was my memory of them, made me want to shoot over a single night.
Someone else says form is the most important, and another person says to shoot like this or that famous archer.
Vary the distances of the bags (holes) between 75 and 300 meters and place obstructions so that campers will sometimes have to shoot from a certain angle to sink an arrow.
Smolan said `Shoot for yourself and shoot real people in real places.
What's more, thanks to the DIGIC III chip's more aggressive noise reduction, the PowerShot G7 digital camera is able to shoot at ISO equivalent speed ratings from 80 to as high as 1600.
We didn't want to shoot it quite that late,'' UCLA coach Ben Howland said.
In its coverage of the incident, the June 14 Times-Dispatch reported that the boy's mother and aunt, who helped raise him, said that Rodvon would not have had a gun and that they "just don't know why" anyone would shoot him.
I didn't shoot immediately because I was sharing a blind with three other hunters, and with everyone blazing away at the same time it would be nigh impossible to know for sure who shot what.
Hawk Koch is the producer of Frequency, which was shot in Toronto last year (a point that is adamantly disguised in the press book with lines such as: "from the beginning everyone involved with Frequency wanted to shoot it on location in Queens, New York, a locale that cannot be duplicated anywhere else in the world and Keeping the Faith which was shot at the same time in New York.
The trainees must shoot using both weak and strong hands and from behind various cover and barricade positions.