an informal photograph; usually made with a small hand-held camera; "my snapshots haven't been developed yet"; "he tried to get unposed shots of his friends"
give an injection to; "We injected the glucose into the patient's vein"
send forth suddenly, intensely, swiftly; "shoot a glance"
an estimate based on little or no information
produce buds, branches, or germinate; "the potatoes sprouted"
cause a sharp and sudden pain in; "The pain shot up her leg"
a consecutive series of pictures that constitutes a unit of action in a film
measure the altitude of by using a sextant; "shoot a star"
kill by firing a missile
an aggressive remark directed at a person like a missile and intended to have a telling effect; "his parting shot was `drop dead'"; "she threw shafts of sarcasm"; "she takes a dig at me every chance she gets"
utter fast and forcefully; "She shot back an answer"