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shoot it out

phrasal verb with shoot uk   us   /ʃuːt/ verb (shot, shot)
If ​opposinggroups or ​peoplearmed with ​gunsshoot it out, they ​shoot at each other until one of the ​groups or ​people is ​dead or ​defeated.
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