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1. breeze

noun. ['ˈbriːz'] a slight wind (usually refreshing).

Synonyms

  • zephyr
  • light air
  • sea breeze
  • air current
  • current of air
  • breath
  • air
  • fresh breeze
  • gentle breeze
  • moderate breeze
  • light breeze
  • wind
  • strong breeze

Antonyms

  • stand still
  • open
  • unfasten
  • hide

Etymology

  • brese (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • breosa (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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  • interviewees
  • inductees
  • guaranty's
  • guaranties
  • guarantees
  • guarantee's
  • expertise
  • enlistees
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  • designees
  • deportees
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2. shoot

verb. ['ˈʃuːt'] hit with a missile from a weapon.

Synonyms

  • grass
  • injure
  • kneecap
  • strike
  • blast
  • hit
  • pip
  • gun down

Antonyms

  • idle
  • bore
  • hire
  • praise

3. shoot

verb. ['ˈʃuːt'] kill by firing a missile.

Synonyms

  • pick off
  • kill
  • pip
  • hit

Antonyms

  • lose
  • roughen
  • punch out
  • clock out

4. shoot

verb. ['ˈʃuːt'] fire a shot.

Synonyms

  • blast
  • sharpshoot
  • blaze away
  • blaze
  • discharge
  • overshoot
  • gun
  • open fire
  • hit
  • pip
  • pump
  • snipe

Antonyms

  • undeceive
  • abstain
  • eat out
  • eat in

5. shoot

verb. ['ˈʃuːt'] make a film or photograph of something.

Synonyms

  • snap
  • photograph
  • film
  • enter
  • reshoot
  • put down
  • take

Antonyms

  • disclaim
  • credit
  • arise
  • pay cash

6. shoot

verb. ['ˈʃuːt'] run or move very quickly or hastily.

Synonyms

  • hotfoot
  • hasten
  • bucket along
  • speed
  • dash
  • scud
  • buck
  • tear
  • pelt along
  • cannonball along
  • shoot down
  • belt along
  • rush
  • scoot
  • plunge
  • flash
  • race
  • step on it
  • dart
  • charge
  • hie

Antonyms

  • begin
  • promote
  • repair
  • enliven

7. shoot

verb. ['ˈʃuːt'] send forth suddenly, intensely, swiftly.

Synonyms

  • contrive
  • project
  • cast

Antonyms

  • continue
  • conform to
  • increase
  • enrich

8. shoot

verb. ['ˈʃuːt'] move quickly and violently.

Synonyms

  • hotfoot
  • hasten
  • bucket along
  • speed
  • dash
  • buck
  • scud
  • tear
  • pelt along
  • cannonball along
  • shoot down
  • rip
  • belt along
  • rush
  • scoot
  • flash
  • race
  • step on it
  • dart
  • charge
  • hie

Antonyms

  • unify
  • keep
  • respect
  • explode

9. shoot

verb. ['ˈʃuːt'] throw or propel in a specific direction or towards a specific objective.

Synonyms

  • bogey
  • double birdie
  • eagle
  • knuckle
  • double bogey
  • chip
  • carom
  • hit
  • dunk
  • break

Antonyms

  • lower
  • keep quiet
  • function
  • stay

10. shoot

verb. ['ˈʃuːt'] record on photographic film.

Synonyms

  • snap
  • photograph
  • film
  • enter
  • x-ray
  • put down
  • retake
  • take

Antonyms

  • underspend
  • inactivity
  • recuperate
  • conserve

Example sentences of the word shoot-the-breeze


1. Noun Phrase
You won't find a drag show at the Oz, but you will find a laid-back atmosphere where you can shoot pool and shoot the breeze with Phoenix's gay community.

2. Noun Phrase
You may have to interact with them during meetings and group projects, but you don't have to shoot the breeze at the water cooler or in the break room.

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