hip-shooting

noun
hip-shoot·​ing | \ ˈhip-ˌshü-tiŋ How to pronounce hip-shooting (audio) \

Definition of hip-shooting

: action or reaction that is quick and often reckless

Other Words from hip-shooting

hip shooter noun

First Known Use of hip-shooting

1951, in the meaning defined above

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