sharpshooting

noun sharp·shoot·ing \ ˈshärp-ˌshü-tiŋ \
Updated on: 10 Dec 2017

Definition of sharpshooting

1 : shooting with great precision
2 : accurate and usually unexpected attack (as in words)

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1806


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