8 Letters
5 Consonants
3 Vowels
2 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use shooting as a noun in a sentence.
About Shooting
A 2 syllables noun and 8 letters with the letters g, h, i, n, o, s, and t, 5 consonants, 3 vowels and 2 syllables with the middle letters ot. Shooting starts with and ends in a consonant with the starting letters s, sh, sho, shoo, shoot, and the ending characters are g, ng, ing, ting, oting, . Shooting is also a double vowel (oo) word. View the double vowel words list.
The act of firing a projectile; "his shooting was slow but accurate"
Compound Words
A compound word, shooting has more than one word within it. There's 2 words which are shoo, and ting.
Pig Latin
Shooting in Pig Latin is said as "ootingshay or ootingshway".
s | h | o | o | t | i | n | g
sh | ho | oo | ot | ti | in | ng
sho | hoo | oot | oti | tin | ing
shoo | hoot | ooti | otin | ting
Word Gram
Noun Examples
the act of firing a projectile;
"his shooting was slow but accurate"
killing someone by gunfire;
"when the shooting stopped there were three dead bodies"

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Shooting"

There are 304 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to shooting.

Abrasivea substance that abrades or wears down
Ack Ack
Ack Ack Gun
Acutea mark ('') placed above a vowel to indicate pronunciation
Acute Accent
Acute Pain
Affectingarousing affect
"the homecoming of the released hostages was an affecting scene"
"poignant grief cannot endure forever"
"his gratitude was simple and touching"
Afflictivecausing misery or pain or distress
"it was a sore trial to him"
"the painful process of growing up"
Agonisingextremely painful
Agonizingextremely painful

View all cognitive synonyms for Shooting


There are 2 anagrams from shooting.

Anagram Definition
Shootingthe act of firing a projectile
"his shooting was slow but accurate"
Soothingfreeing from fear and anxiety

View English words with the unique letters used in shooting. Words With The Letters Ghinost


Shooting derives from 1 words.

Word Definition
Shootthe act of shooting at targets
"they hold a shoot every weekend during the summer"


Shooting has 2 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Actuationthe act of propelling
Propulsionthe act of propelling


There are 10 hyponyms for shooting

Word Definition
Countershota return shot;
a retaliatory shot
Dischargethe act of discharging a gun
Firingthe act of discharging a gun
Firing Off
Gunfirethe act of shooting a gun;
"the gunfire endangered innocent bystanders";
"they retreated in the face of withering enemy fire"
Gunshotthe act of shooting a gun;
"the gunfire endangered innocent bystanders";
"they retreated in the face of withering enemy fire"
Headshota shot aimed at a person''s head
Potshota shot taken at an easy or casual target (as by a pothunter)
Shellfireshooting artillery shells
Shootthe act of shooting at targets;
"they hold a shoot every weekend during the summer"


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