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shoot from the hip


from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To shoot a firearm as soon as it is unholstered (still near the hip), without taking time to aim via the gunsights.
  • v. To react quickly based on first impressions, without carefully studying the background information, wider context, and so on.


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