the part of a plant that comes up above the ground when it is just beginning to grow, or a new part that grows on an existing plant:
Tender green shoots will appear in February.
an occasion when someone takes photographs or makes a film:
a photo shoot sponsored by Kodak
an occasion when people shoot birds or animals for sport, or the area of land where they do this
on a shoot
The royal party was on a shoot when the incident occurred.
4 British English
the first sign that a situation is improving, especially an economic situation