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shoot-out

n.

1953; expression shoot it out is from 1912; see shoot (v.) + out (adv.).

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Related Words for shoot-out

warfare, contest, fray, engagement, encounter, fight, action, struggle, skirmish, war, conflict, shoot-out, jackpot, flap, service, run-in, affray, brush, mix-up, brush-off

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