shoot out


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shoot out

vb (tr, adverb)
to fight to the finish by shooting (esp in the phrase shoot it out)
n
1. a conclusive gunfight
2. informal a decisive contest between two people or teams
Translations

w>shoot out

vi (= emerge swiftly)herausschießen (of aus)
vt sep
(= put out swiftly) hand etcblitzschnell ausstrecken; tongue etchervor- or herausschnellen (lassen); (inf: = eject) → an die Luft setzen (inf), → raussetzen (inf); they were shot out of the carsie wurden aus dem Auto geschleudert
to shoot it outsich (dat)ein (Feuer)gefecht liefern; the cowboys shot it outdie Cowboys machten die Sache mit ihren Colts aus (inf); nobody dared to shoot it out with Bad Jakekeiner wagte es, sich mit Bad Jake zu schießen (inf)
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This time it was Anton Ferdinand who suffered the heartbreak of missing the crucial penalty in a crazy 32-kick shoot out.
File- Farouk bin Mustapha CAIRO -- 9 July 2019: During the last minute of the clash between Tunisia and Ghana on Monday night, Tunisia manager, Alan Giresse, decided to replace the team's starting goalkeeper, Moez Hassan, to give the chance to the second choice goalkeeper, Farouk Ben Mustapha, in penalty shoot outs. Moez was not happy with the manager's decision and his teammate, Fergani Sassi, had to convince him to leave the pitch and give the chance to Bin Mustapha.