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Over 50 Simple Sentences With the Word ‘Shoot’


Shoot — US. [ʃuːt], UK. [ʃuːt]

Main meanings:

  1. To discharge a firearm or weapon, typically to hit a target.
  2. To capture an image or video using a camera or other device.
  3. To project or propel something with force, such as a basketball or arrow.


10 simple sentences:

  • Gavin likes to shoot hoops.
  • They usually shoot past.
  • Shoot me an email later.
  • My friend’s learning to shoot arrows.
  • The gun didn’t shoot properly.
  • Can you shoot the target?
  • Shoot the ball into the net.
  • They shoot fireworks on holidays.
  • Shoot the enemy in the game.
  • Is it safe to shoot here?


The sentences from movies:

You won’t shoot.Cobra (1986)

Shoot this guy! – Murder Mystery 2 (2023)

I’ll shoot it right over to you, then. – Fargo (1996)

Don’t shoot!Toy Story (1995)

Shoot with the gun! – Dr. Strangelove (1964)

I won’t shoot this today. – The Bridges of Madison County (1995)

Shoot him. – Sherlock Holmes (2009)

Go ahead, shoot.The Matrix Reloaded (2003)

Don’t shoot him! – The Goonies (1985)

Marilyn won’t shoot today. – My Week with Marilyn (2011)

Do not shoot my Raptors. – Jurassic World (2015)

Stop, stay where you are, or we’ll shoot!V For Vendetta (2005)

Shoot this dog! – Iron Man (2008)

I’ll shoot you. – Snatch (2000)

Shoot it down. – Suicide Squad (2016)

He’s gonna shoot you here. – Lucky Number Slevin (2006)

Kids stab, girls shoot, boys punch. – The Gentlemen (2020)

Shoot to kill. – The Untouchables (1987)

Well, shoot them back. – Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels (1998)

Shoot the man and shoot the dog, too. – Sisu (2023)

Shoot him! – Indiana Jones and the Dial of Destiny (2023)

After my shoot.Oppenheimer (2023)

Only shoot at what you can hit. – Black Hawk Down (2001)

You wouldn’t shoot me, would you, Doug? – Total Recall (1990)

So they’ll shoot me, like a horse. – Apartment (1960)

Are you gonna shoot me? – Knox Goes Away (2023)

Shoot me a text sometime. – The Internship (2013)

Anybody comes through that door, you shoot them. – No Time to Die (2021)

How many times you shoot?Go (1999)

Don’t shoot,Salt (2010)

Don’t shoot the gun. – The Magnificent Seven (1960)

Depends if you can shoot, really, doesn’t it? – Poker Face (2022)

Yes, but I shoot with this hand. – Blazing Saddles (1974)

Halt or I’ll shoot!Gone With The Wind (1939)

Go ahead and shoot.Casablanca (1942)

I’ll shoot you! – Saving Private Ryan (1998)

Give me something to shoot.28 Weeks Later (2007)

And where did you shoot?Killers of the Flower Moon (2023)

You shoot me dead! – Lincoln (2012)

Nobody’s gonna shoot you, son. – 2012 (2009)

Everybody shoot them before they hit the ground. – Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)

I don’t wanna shoot wolves. – The Mother (2023)

Shoot it out! – Aliens (1986)

Go ahead, shoot me. – Tarzan (1999)

You want him to shoot up? – Across the Universe (2007)

Nicks, stop or I’ll shoot!Hypnotic (2023)

No, don’t shoot!Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011)

Don’t shoot nobody. – Beverly Hills Cop II (1987)

The guard was going to shoot me. – Nowhere to Run (1993)

If you gotta shoot, aim high. – Groundhog Day (1993)