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Pronunciation: /ʃuːt/

Translation of shoot in German:

v.i. (shot /ʃɒt/)

v.t. (shot)

  • 2 schießen mit [Bogen, Munition, Pistole]; abschießen [Pfeil, Kugel] (at auf) (+ Akk.)


Phrasal verbs

shoot ˈdown

v.t. niederschießen [Person]; abschießen [Flugzeug]

shoot ˈout

v.i. hervorschießen

shoot ˈup

v.i. in die Höhe schießen; [Preise, Kosten, Temperatur] in die Höhe schnellen

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