shooting gallery

noun

Definition of shooting gallery

1 :a usually covered range equipped with targets for practice with firearms
2 slang :a place where one can obtain narcotics and shoot up

First Known Use of shooting gallery

1836


SHOOTING GALLERY Defined for English Language Learners

shooting gallery

noun

Definition of shooting gallery for English Language Learners

  • : a place where people shoot guns at objects for practice or to win prizes


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