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  • Don't shoot the messenger
  • Don't shoot the piano player
  • Don't shoot until you can see the whites of their eyes
  • Drive by shooting
  • Gunfight At The O K Corral ( Burt Lancaster / Kurt Douglas movie )
  • If I tell you I will have to shoot you
  • Just shoot me
  • Like shooting fish in a barrel
  • Shoot 'em up
  • Shoot a birdie ( score one under par in a golf shot )
  • Shoot a fairy
  • Shoot blanks
  • Shoot down in flames ( destroy an argument or theory )
  • Shoot first, ask questions later
  • Shoot from the hip
  • Shoot him down in flames
  • Shoot hoops
  • Shoot it out
  • Shoot me now
  • Shoot on sight
  • Shoot someone a line
  • Shoot straight ( to talk or deal honestly )
  • Shoot the breeze
  • Shoot the moon ( remove household goods by night to avoid paying rent )
  • Shoot the puppy
  • Shoot through ( to leave or abscond )
  • Shoot to kill
  • Shoot your cuffs
  • Shoot your mouth off
  • Shoot yourself in the foot
  • Shooting war
  • Shootout at the OK Corral
  • Stop, or my mom will shoot ( line from Sylvestor Stallone movie )
  • The glorious twelfth ( of August - the start of the British grouse shooting season )
  • They Shoot Horses Don't They? ( Jane Fonda movie )
  • Turkey shoot
  • Whole shooting match

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