Translation of "shoot" - English-Italian dictionary


verb uk /ʃuːt/ (past tense and past participle shot)

B1 to hurt or kill a person or animal by firing a bullet from a gun

sparare a
He was shot dead in the incident.

B1 to fire a bullet from a gun

Don’t shoot!

B1 to try to score points in some sports by hitting, kicking, or throwing the ball towards the goal

tirare, lanciare
He shot from the middle of the field and managed to score.

to move somewhere very quickly

schizzare, sfrecciare
She shot out of the room.

(Translation of “shoot verb” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)