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1. 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

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Words that Rhyme with Shoot Up

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  • bupp
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Example sentences of the word shoot-up


1. Noun Phrase
The string is slightly tacky, but will not stick and will shoot up to 12 feet.

2. Noun Phrase
It is a hardy plant that can easily shoot up to 20 feet in a single growing season.

2. shoot

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

Synonyms

  • pick off
  • kill
  • pip
  • hit

Antonyms

  • lose
  • roughen
  • punch out
  • clock out

3. 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

4. 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

5. 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

6. shoot

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

Synonyms

  • contrive
  • project
  • cast

Antonyms

  • continue
  • conform to
  • increase
  • enrich

7. 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

8. up

adverb. ['ˈʌp'] spatially or metaphorically from a lower to a higher position.

Synonyms

  • upwards
  • upwardly

Antonyms

  • downwards
  • downwardly
  • downward

Etymology

  • upp (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. up

adjective. ['ˈʌp'] being or moving higher in position or greater in some value; being above a former position or level.

Synonyms

  • leading
  • risen
  • upfield
  • ahead
  • in the lead
  • dormie
  • heavenward
  • sprouted
  • aweigh
  • ascending
  • upward
  • dormy
  • upbound
  • high

Antonyms

  • down
  • low
  • fragrant
  • sober

Etymology

  • upp (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. up

verb. ['ˈʌp'] raise.

Antonyms

  • low spirits

Etymology

  • upp (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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