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“shoot me an e-mail” #1 (permalink) Wed Jun 09, 2010 9:39 am   “shoot me an e-mail”
 

Hello,

What does “shoot me an e-mail” mean in the transcript, please?

… estimate -- hopefully by the end of the week. I'll get back in touch with you about that later today. If you have more questions, give me a call or shoot me an e-mail. My cell phone is 344-612-0985, and the office is …

Voice mail announcement
TOEIC listening part IV, set 18, exercise 10

http://www.english-test.net/toeic/listening/voice_mail_announcement.html

Please provide a link to your source answer because I still can’t decide which “shoot” in the dictionaries matches “shoot me an e-mail”, especially in http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/shoot. Thank you.

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“shoot me an e-mail” #2 (permalink) Wed Jun 09, 2010 9:43 am   “shoot me an e-mail”
 

It's a colloquial expression meaning 'send me an email'. As for a dictionary definition, this one might come quite close: to send forth (words, ideas, etc.) rapidly: to shoot questions at someone.

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“shoot me an e-mail” #3 (permalink) Wed Jun 09, 2010 9:45 am   “shoot me an e-mail”
 

Hi,

There's another colourful expression along these lines: Bung me an email.

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