Synonyms of 'pick something or someone off'
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shootDictionary, hit, kill
Snipers picked people off as they ran out of the church.
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If a person, animal, or other living thing is killed, something or someone causes them to die.
More than 1,000 people have been killed by the armed forces.
do in (slang)
take out (slang)
wipe out (informal)
do away with
blow away (slang , US)
knock off (slang)
take (someone's) life
bump off (slang)
wipe from the face of the earth (informal)
If someone shoots a person or an animal, they kill them or injure them by firing a bullet or arrow at them.
The police had orders to shoot anyone who attacked them.
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