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shoot the bull

 and shoot the crap; shoot the shit
Inf. to chat and gossip. (The same as throw the bull. Use caution with crap, shit.) Let's get together sometime and shoot the bull. You spend too much time shooting the crap.
See also: bull, shoot

shoot the bull

and shoot the crap and shoot the shit
tv. to chat and gossip. (The same as throw the bull.) Let’s get together sometime and shoot the bull. I don’t have time to stand around shooting the crap with these jerks.
See also: bull, shoot
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The younger guys ask the older guys what to expect, and we shoot the bull for a little while.
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Once I'd decided to shoot the bull, I didn't pay any attention to his antlers.