There are 3 translations of shoot in Spanish:

shoot1

Pronunciation: /ʃuːt/

n

  • 2 2.1 (shooting party) partida (f) de caza; (expedition) cacería (f) pheasants reared for the shoot faisanes criados para caza 2.2 (land) (BrE) coto (m) or vedado (m) (de caza)

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shoot2

(past & past p shot)

vt

  • 1 1.1 [person/animal] pegarle* un tiro or un balazo a they shot him three times in the legs le pegaron tres tiros en las piernas I've been shot! ¡me han herido! she was shot in the arm recibió un balazo en el brazo they shot him dead lo mataron a tiros/de un tiro (by firing squad) lo fusilaron to shoot oneself pegarse* un tiro he got o was shot while filming the riots recibió un balazo mientras filmaba los disturbios you'll get shot for that! [colloquial/familiar] ¡te van a matar! [familiar/colloquial] you'll get me shot! [colloquial/familiar] ¡me van a matar por tu culpa! [familiar/colloquial] he deserves to be shot ¡es (como) para matarlo! [familiar/colloquial] to shoot sth to pieces o bits hacer* añicos or pedazos algo to shoot the breeze o bull (AmE) darle* a la lengua or a la sinhueso [familiar/colloquial] 1.2 (hunt) [duck/rabbit/deer] cazar*
  • 2 2.1 (fire) [bullet] disparar, tirar; [arrow/missile] lanzar*, arrojar she shot him a suspicious glance le lanzó una mirada recelosa to shoot questions at sb acribillar a algn a preguntas 2.2 (eject, propel) lanzar*, despedir*, arrojar the passengers were shot out of their seats los pasajeros salieron despedidos de sus asientos
  • 3 (pass swiftly) to shoot the rapids salvar los rápidos to shoot the lights (BrE) [colloquial/familiar] saltarse la luz roja or (Méx tb) pasarse los altos
  • 4 4.1 [Sport] [ball/puck] lanzar*; [goal] marcar*, anotar(se) (AmL) Nelson shot 66 yesterday (in golf) Nelson hizo ayer el recorrido en 66 golpes he shot four baskets encestó cuatro veces 4.2 (play) (AmE) jugar* a to shoot craps/billiards jugar* a los dados/al billar

vi

  • 1 1.1 (fire weapon) disparar don't move or I'll shoot! ¡no se mueva o disparo! to shoot wide/straight disparar desviado/certeramente to shoot to kill disparar or tirar a matar to shoot at sb/sth dispararle a algn/a algo they shot at the crowd le dispararon a la muchedumbre, dispararon sobre la muchedumbre 1.2 (hunt) cazar* to go shooting ir* de caza 1.3 (proceed) [colloquial/familiar] can I ask you something? — sure, shoot! ¿te puedo preguntar algo? — claro ¡dispara! or (AmL) ¡pregunta nomás!
  • 2 (move swiftly) their record shot straight to number one su disco subió directamente al número uno we were shooting along at 100mph íbamos como una bala or como un bólido a 100 millas por hora [familiar/colloquial] she shot past, almost knocking me over pasó como una bala or como un bólido y casi me atropella [familiar/colloquial] the days shot by los días pasaron volando he shot out of his seat saltó del asiento

Phrasal verbs

shoot down

v + o + adv, v + adv + o
1.1 [plane] derribar, abatir 1.2 [argument] rebatir

shoot for

v + prep + o (AmE)
aspirar a

shoot off

v + adv
1.1 (leave quickly) irse* or salir* disparado or [familiar/colloquial] como un bólido 1.2 (ejaculate) (BrE) [vulgar], venirse* [vulgar], correrse (Esp) [vulgar], acabar (AmS) [argot/slang], derramarse (Col) [vulgar]

shoot out

v + adv (emerge quickly) salir* disparado or [familiar/colloquial] como un bólido 1.1v + o + adv, v + adv + o (put out) sacar* (rápidamente) to shoot it out (with sb) the terrorists shot it out with the police los terroristas y la policía la emprendieron a tiros

shoot up

v + adv 1.1 (grow tall) crecer* mucho he's really shot up ha crecido muchísimo, ha pegado tremendo estirón [familiar/colloquial] 1.2 (go up quickly) [prices/temperature] dispararse; [flames] alzarse*; [object] salir* disparado; [buildings] aparecer* (de la nada) several hands shot up inmediatamente se alzaron varias manos 1.3 (inject drugs) [slang/argot] chutarse [argot/slang], picarse* [argot/slang], pincharse [familiar/colloquial] 1.1v + o + adv, v + adv + o [colloquial/familiar] (with machine gun) ametrallar; (with hand gun) tirotear, balear (AmL) , balacear (Méx)

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