Meaning of turkey shoot

tur'key shoot"

Pronunciation: [key]
  1. a marksmanship contest, usually at a festive gathering, in which rifles are fired at moving targets, originally live turkeys.
    1. something easily accomplished; piece of cake.
    2. an easy destruction of enemy troops, esp. of flying aircraft.
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