skeet shooting

noun

Definition of skeet shooting

US

  1. :  the sport of shooting at targets (called clay pigeons) that are thrown in the air

Word by Word Definitions

skeetplay
  1. :  trapshooting in which clay pigeons are thrown in such a way as to simulate the angles of flight of birds

shootplay shooting
  1. :  to eject or impel or cause to be ejected or impelled by a sudden release of tension (as of a bowstring or slingshot or by a flick of a finger)

    :  to drive forth or cause to be driven forth by an explosion (as of a powder charge in a firearm or of ignited fuel in a rocket)

    :  to drive forth or cause to be driven forth by a sudden release of gas or air

  1. :  a sending out of new growth or the growth sent out: such as

    :  a stem or branch with its leaves and appendages especially when not yet mature

    :  offshoot

  1. : used to express annoyance or surprise


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