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Shot

Meanings and phrases

shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. varying in color when seen in different lights or from different angles; changeable; chatoyant; iridescent

shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the act of firing a projectile; shooting
  2. a solid missile discharged from a firearm; pellet
  3. (sports) the act of swinging or striking at a ball with a club or racket or bat or cue or hand; stroke
  4. the act of putting a liquid into the body by means of a syringe; injection
  5. a consecutive series of pictures that constitutes a unit of action in a film; scene
  6. a chance to do something; crack
  7. a person who shoots (usually with respect to their ability to shoot); shooter
  8. the launching of a missile or spacecraft to a specified destination; blastoff
  9. an estimate based on little or no information; guess; guesswork; guessing; dead reckoning
  10. a small drink of liquor; nip
  11. an aggressive remark directed at a person like a missile and intended to have a telling effect; shaft; slam; dig; barb; jibe; gibe
  12. sports equipment consisting of a heavy metal ball used in the shot put
  13. an explosive charge used in blasting
  14. a blow hard enough to cause injury
  15. an attempt to score in a game
  16. informal words for any attempt or effort; stab
  17. an informal photograph; usually made with a small hand-held camera; snapshot; snap

BB shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a small pellet fired from an air rifle or BB gun; BB

approach shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a relatively short golf shot intended to put the ball onto the putting green; approach

backhand shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a return made with the back of the hand facing the direction of the stroke; backhand; backhand stroke

bank shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a basketball shot that bounces off of the backboard before passing through the hoop

basketball shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. throwing the basketball toward the hoop

big shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an important influential person; big gun; big wheel; big cheese; big deal; big enchilada; big fish; head honcho

bird shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. small lead shot for shotgun shells; buckshot; duck shot

booster shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an additional dose that makes sure the first dose was effective; booster; booster dose; recall dose

by a long shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. by a great deal

canister shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a metallic cylinder packed with shot and used as ammunition in a firearm; case shot; canister

case shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a metallic cylinder packed with shot and used as ammunition in a firearm; canister; canister shot

charity shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an unhindered basketball shot from the foul line; given to penalize the other team for committing a foul; foul shot; free throw; penalty free throw; charity toss; charity throw

cheap shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an unnecessarily aggressive and unfair remark directed at a defenseless person
  2. an illegal and unsportsmanlike act of unnecessary violence

chip shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (golf) a low running approach shot; chip

chop shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a tennis return made with a downward motion that puts backspin on the ball; chop

crack shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. someone skilled in shooting; marksman; sharpshooter

drop shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a soft return so that the tennis ball drops abruptly after crossing the net; dink

duck shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. small lead shot for shotgun shells; bird shot; buckshot

dunk shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a basketball shot in which the basketball is propelled downward into the basket; dunk; stuff shot

forehand shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (sports) a return made with the palm of the hand facing the direction of the stroke (as in tennis or badminton or squash); forehand; forehand stroke

foul shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an unhindered basketball shot from the foul line; given to penalize the other team for committing a foul; free throw; penalty free throw; charity toss; charity throw; charity shot

golf shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the act of swinging a golf club at a golf ball and (usually) hitting it; golf stroke; swing

hook shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a basketball shot made over the head with the hand that is farther from the basket; hook

indian shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. canna grown especially for its edible rootstock from which arrowroot starch is obtained; achira; arrowroot; Canna indica; Canna edulis

jump shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (basketball) a player releases the basketball at the high point of a jump; jumper
E.g.
  • In 1995 Holger calculated the optimum angle of a jump shot to be 60 degrees.
  • On December 12, 2015, Felix hit the game-winning jump shot at the buzzer in an 84-82 upset of No.
  • The two most common shots that use the above described setup are the "set shot" and the "jump shot".

like a shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. without delay or hesitation; with no time intervening; immediately; instantly; straightaway; straight off; directly; now; right away; at once; forthwith

long shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a venture that involves great risk but promises great rewards
  2. a contestant that is unlikely to win
E.g.
  • A win by Davis seemed to be a long shot.
  • She appeared only in long shot.
  • It's very obvious their team was a better team by a long shot," Richt said.

masse shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a shot in billiards made by hitting the cue ball with the cue held nearly vertically; the cue ball spins around another ball before hitting the object ball; masse

moon shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the launching of a spacecraft to the moon

mug shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a photograph of someone's face (especially one made for police records); mugshot

one shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a charge of ammunition for a single shot; round; unit of ammunition

passing shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a tennis return that passes an opponent who has approached the net

pitch shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a high approach shot in golf; pitch

pivot shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a one-handed basketball shot made while whirling on the pivot foot

powder and shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. ammunition consisting of gunpowder and bullets for muskets

rifle shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the distance that a rifle bullet will carry; rifle range

round shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a solid projectile that in former times was fired from a cannon; cannonball; cannon ball

scoop shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a basketball shot made with an underhand scooping motion

set shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a two-handed basketball shot from a stationary position

shot glass

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a small glass adequate to hold a single swallow of whiskey; jigger; pony

shot hole

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. drill hole for a charge of an explosive

shot metal

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an alloy that is 98% lead and 2% arsenic; used in making small shot

shot put

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an athletic competition in which a heavy metal ball is hurled as far as possible
E.g.
  • In 1955 she set a national record in the shot put.
  • He retained the shot put title in Barcelona 1992.
  • He entered two events, the shot put and discus throw.

shot putter

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an athlete who competes in the shot put
E.g.
  • Her younger sister, Zheniam, is also a shot putter.
  • Zack was a former shot putter for Michigan State University.
  • In 1984, she married fellow GDR shot putter Hartmut Briesenick.

shot tower

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. tower of a kind once used to make shot; molten lead was poured through a sieve and dropped into water

stuff shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a basketball shot in which the basketball is propelled downward into the basket; dunk; dunk shot

tennis shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the act of hitting a tennis ball with a tennis racket; tennis stroke

shot down

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He was shot down and badly burned on 28 September.
  • The aircraft was shot down, and Anderson was killed.
  • The MiGs quickly engaged and shot down two F-4s.

film was shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The film was shot on location in Istanbul, Turkey.
  • The film was shot within a short span of 65 days.
  • The film was shot primarily at Peerumedu in Idukki.

shot and killed

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He was shot and killed that night by Dayton Dean.
  • However, Khan is shot and killed by another man.
  • He was shot and killed by police on duty nearby.

shot dead

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He was shot dead on 9 February 2012 by three gunmen.
  • But by the curse, Lakhna is shot dead by Gujjar.
  • Police Lieutenant Arne Sigve Klungland was shot dead.

shot on location

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The film was shot on location in Istanbul, Turkey.
  • The film was shot on location in Bangkok, Thailand.
  • It was shot on location in Łódź and Warsaw, Poland.

video was shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The video was shot live with an orchestra and choir.
  • The music video was shot in Los Angeles, California.
  • The video was shot in Palma de Mallorca, Spain.

title shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Bernstein fought from 1902-8 without another title shot.
  • Sheppard never received a world title shot.
  • Parker fought Hughie Fury, who I know didn’t deserve a title shot.

scenes were shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Outdoor scenes were shot on an estate in Pasadena.
  • Some scenes were shot in caves on the Diu island.
  • The majority of the scenes were shot in L. Reveries.

shot to death

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They were all stabbed and shot to death multiple times.
  • The song ends with the young woman being shot to death.
  • Both had been shot to death at close range.

first shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Accounts differ as to who actually fired the first shot.
  • Colombian Jesus Rivas teed the first shot on the new tour.
  • However, Goad denied firing the first shot in the fusillade.

fatally shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Within minutes, Ouzts was fatally shot as well.
  • He was fatally shot on September 22, 2012 in Mogadishu.
  • Robinson stepped back from the car and fatally shot him.

then shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He had been gagged and bound, then shot in the head.
  • He then shot himself in the head in a suicide attempt.
  • The perpetrator then shot himself dead.

single shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Not a single shot was fired in the operation.
  • A single shot killed five American gunners at one cannon.
  • Not a single shot was fired at the piquets during the night.

shot through

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Nasser was shot through the neck and was killed.
  • Roberts then kills Brewer with a shot through the chest.
  • Isaac Davis was shot through the heart.

shot during

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Music Videos for the 2 songs were shot during June 2008.
  • In November 2000, drummer Marcelo Yuka was shot during a robbery.
  • The music video was shot during a hectic time in Braxton's career.

shot entirely

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • "Pinoy Fear Factor" was shot entirely in Argentina.
  • Many films are still shot entirely in Cinecittà.
  • A "B" production, it was shot entirely in Manhattan.

film shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Daisy and Simon Daisy and Simon is a 1988 Australian film shot in Perth.
  • This was also his first film shot in color by cinematographer Nicolas Roeg.
  • The movie is the first feature film shot entirely in the Kingdom of Bhutan.
E.g.
  • Shitkicker is accidentally shot in the head by Secrets.
  • Paul Kearney accidentally shot himself fatally in 1960.
  • It was Long's bodyguards who accidentally shot Long, not Weiss.

another shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He got another shot in the majors in 1898 with Louisville.
  • I was hoping and praying we would get another shot at him."
  • Dan shoots Flynn, but then hears another shot from behind him.

shot up

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It has been badly shot up, and Matrac has been killed.
  • In the next four minutes six more Venturas were shot up.
  • The other was Duffill’s shot up aircraft from the second box.

final shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Bindra was tied with Henri Häkkinen heading into his final shot.
  • Mercy shot A mercy shot is a final shot delivered in an execution.
  • A final shot of Benkei is shown, taking a last stand against the Heishi.

shot against

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The stand-up sequences were shot against a black background.
  • He is mostly remembered for hitting the game winning shot against the No.
  • After his victory over Scott Smith, Daley received the title shot against Nick Diaz.

footage shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It relies on footage shot by Johnson across the years in numerous different countries.
  • Parton appears in the film as well, in news clips and in footage shot for the documentary.
  • The ratio of footage shot to footage used was 263:1, one of the highest ratios ever for a film.

shot off

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Sticking the head up, hoping to Christ it wouldn't be shot off."
  • John Renfrow had his thumb shot off.
  • He hit his lone major-league home run on August 13, a two-run shot off Jack Harshman of the Cleveland Indians.

second shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The second shot shows what they do inside.
  • His second shot set it on fire and left it at the side of the road.

scenes shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The missions are introduced by cinematic scenes shot with real actors.
  • Church scenes shot at St.John’s Anglican Church, Wilberforce NSW Australia.
  • The film was shot primarily in the anamorphic format, with flashback scenes shot in Super 35.

film were shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Parts of the film were shot in Cedar City, Utah.
  • Parts of the film were shot in the Gap in Utah.
  • Portions of the film were shot on location in Southern California.

shot and wounded

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He was shot and wounded in the knee at the battle of Bunker Hill.
  • He also drew on Selman, who was shot and wounded twice in the thigh.
  • In 1978, he shot and wounded his brother Jerry after a political dispute.

aircraft shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The 147 Polish pilots claimed 201 aircraft shot down.
  • 43 Squadron RAF, who claimed 10.25 aircraft shot down.
  • 3 November was a clear day and German aircraft shot down five British aircraft.

aircraft shot down

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The 147 Polish pilots claimed 201 aircraft shot down.
  • 43 Squadron RAF, who claimed 10.25 aircraft shot down.
  • 3 November was a clear day and German aircraft shot down five British aircraft.

each shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The deceased in the car were each shot twice in the head.
  • Scores for each shot are in increments of 1, with a maximum score of 10.

shot twice

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The deceased in the car were each shot twice in the head.
  • On leaving the club, Simone is shot twice by a man on a motorbike.
  • Smith has been shot twice, but escaped both times with light injuries.

last shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • But they hung in there and they had the last shot.
  • This was to be Johnston's last shot at a major title.
  • In the last shot, we see a chrome version of Kick-Ass's mask.

movie was shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The movie was shot in and around Charters Towers.
  • The movie was shot in Panchmarhi in Madhya Pradesh.
  • Since then the movie was shot in a nonstop mode.

films shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A list of films shot in Oregon is also available.
  • Hindi films shot in Australia usually incorporate Australian culture.
  • This list of films shot is organized first by region, and then chronologically by year.

penalty shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Dunderdale is credited with scoring the first penalty shot goal in history.
  • A penalty shot should always be accompanied by a 5 or 10 minutes penalty (see below).
  • Dunderdale is credited with scoring the first penalty shot goal in ice hockey history.

shot using

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They may be shot using the Z5's lasers, or dodged.
  • The film was shot using a Sony F3 camera.
  • This was his last film and scenes had to be shot using a double, or rewritten to complete the picture.

shot put event

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 1966, in Dortmund, she placed first in the shot put event.
  • In the 1968 shot put event, she became the first woman to throw for more than 19 metres.
  • In the women's severe to moderate quadriplegia/cerebral palsy shot put event, she threw a distance of 5.85 metres.

gets shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Vishwas then gets shot by a rifleman and dies.
  • Ruby ends up betraying Maury and gets shot in the back.
  • He fails, though Howard gets shot in the process and is in ICU.

shot clock

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • For the Masters series events the ATP introduced a shot clock.
  • A shot clock of 45 seconds is used with one extension for each player per rack.
  • The 13 points included a shot clock buzzer beater in the closing seconds of the third quarter.

scene was shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The gondola scene was shot at Bridal Veil Falls.
  • The Playboy Mansion scene was shot at the actual mansion.
  • The stadium scene was shot in DY Patil Stadium apparently.

fired a shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Mirza Jahangir fired a shot at the Resident from the roof of Naubat Khana.
  • A crowd formed and the MPs each fired a shot into the air to try and disperse it.
  • They almost fought a second time after Tremblay fired a shot at Roy's throat during practice.

when he shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He would do this so that when he shot his work it would look like natural lighting, not stage lighting.
  • He shows it to a shocked Joe who recognises it as being the same pin that Donnie Riggs had in his hand when he shot him.
  • The Chinese title of the novel is derived from an incident in Guo Jing's youth when he shot two eagles with a single arrow.

song was shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The song was shot in the landscapes of Ladakh and Kashmir.
  • The song was shot in Nagercoil at a Punjabi dhabha restaurant.
  • A music video for the song was shot in Vilnius and Kėdainiai, Lithuania.

later shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The terrorist was later shot and killed.
  • Cardo later shot Mayor Garrido to death.
  • Thomas fled the area but was later shot and killed by police.

shot several

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In the manga, Ryuk does this after Light is shot several times by Matsuda.
  • Twelve days later, Torrio was returning from a shopping trip when he was shot several times.
  • On September 28, 2013, Kafani was shot several times in East Oakland after shooting a music video.

shot the film

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • During 1985, he shot the film "The Sacrifice" in Sweden.
  • Cummings shot the film at the same time as "Free and Easy".
  • Ravi Babu shot the film on a budget of approximately 45 Lakhs.

before being shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They had to undress and lie in the ditch before being shot.
  • Women would sometimes be tortured and raped before being shot.
  • Duncan executed Busgang before being shot and killed by Sarah.

powerful shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Maxim had a very powerful shot and ability to score long distance goals.
  • When not injured, he has proven to be a stable player with a very powerful shot.
  • Meri showed once again a powerful shot, and gets picture of the week for a second time.

video shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Soulbox', which featured a music video shot on location in New York City.
  • Eric uses a video shot from his cellphone camera to determine the sniper's position.
  • The single was a major commercial disappointment, with no proper physical release and no music video shot.

found shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • One month later, on 9 June 1946, the king was found shot to death.
  • Then suddenly, in November 1993, Curtis is found shot dead, apparently murdered.
  • On August 3, 2012, Gomiashvili was found shot dead at his own apartment in Tbilisi.

shot in black

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It was shot in black and white and in English.
  • The movie was shot in black and white.
  • Mosley shot in black and white film.

title shot against

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • After his victory over Scott Smith, Daley received the title shot against Nick Diaz.
  • Shamhalaev received his title shot against Pat Curran on April 4, 2013, at Bellator 95.
  • The winner of the main event is expected to receive the next strawweight title shot against champion Angela Hill.

firing a shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The British took the island without firing a shot.
  • The USS "Nahant" had watched the action without firing a shot.
  • They raised the flag of the United States without firing a shot.

actually shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • However, the film was actually shot in Hawaii.
  • Principal photography for the film was actually shot and completed in 2004.
  • After the archives were opened, it emerged that Yenukdize was actually shot in October 1937.

shot between

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This season was shot between 2003 and 2004.
  • This season was shot between 2001 and 2003.
  • The footage that is used in the video was shot between 2002 and 2005.

shot was fired

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Not a single shot was fired in the operation.
  • Not a shot was fired into camp this night.
  • Not a single shot was fired at the piquets during the night.

shot when

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Cary was shot when a Dutch Republic frigate attacked.
  • While traveling through Nebraska on a raft, Roger is shot when the Slade gang robs them.
  • The 23-year-old son of the fort's commander was fatally shot when he ran to raise the alarm.

getting shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The season ends with Feriha's mother getting shot by Halil, Feriha's ex-fiancé.
  • Buddy shields the Kid, getting shot in the back, but rises up and battles Death in a sword fight.
  • As with other games of the same genre, getting shot by a single enemy bullet will cause the player to lose a life.

shot before

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • You only get one shot before you get bit."
  • While five of the passengers were safe, one was shot before he was rescued.
  • Roughly 34 minutes of footage was shot before shut down; a trailer was also made.

shot to fame

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He shot to fame with the song "Kasu Panam" from Soodhu Kavvum.
  • He shot to fame for his role as a main antagonist in the hit period drama "The Little Nyonya".
  • Gault shot to fame in the 1980s, taking the helm of the Rubbermaid company his father helped to found.

series was shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The series was shot on location in Zhuzhou.
  • The series was shot on location in South Africa and Kenya.
  • Almost the entire series was shot in medium and close ups.

warning shot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In addition, Pashynskyi didn't fired a warning shot.
  • This was just a warning shot, which had the desired effect.
  • Yelling at the gunman to surrender, he fired a warning shot.
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