[ shoot-uhp ]
/ ˈʃutˌʌp /
an act or instance of injecting an addictive drug intravenously.
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- shoot, if you must, this old gray head,
Origin of shoot-up
First recorded in 1965–70; noun use of verb phrase shoot up
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Examples from the Web for shoot-up
Yes, and we'll all hot-foot it to the burg of New York, and shoot-up the town!The Boy from the Ranch|Frank V. Webster