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Plural for an attempt to do something
“But in the same interview he cast doubt on whether he even wanted to have a shot at the Breakfast Show.”
Plural for a ball of stone or metal used as a missile shot from a large gun or cannon
“The cannon have run out of shot.”
Plural for the firing of a gun or cannon
“When he didn't hear a single shot fired, Ben chanced a look behind him and saw Jen running after him.”
Plural for an injection of a drug or vaccine
“Our voice can encourage a fragile senior to get a flu shot or pneumococcal vaccine.”
Plural for the portion of a serving of a beverage that is swallowed at one time
“… drank a shot of whisky.”
Plural for a photograph
“The photographer took the shot from a closer angle, or maybe used a zoom of some kind.”
Plural for a hit, stroke, or kick of the ball in sports such as football, tennis, or golf
“His refusal to go down often results in defenders getting extra shots at the ball.”
Plural for a person with a specified level of ability in shooting
“The second, while not a competitor, is an excellent shot and a genuine professional.”
To have headed straight towards a specified direction or object, usually at an accelerated speed
Shots from a gun or guns, typically creating loud report
An amount of film or tape that has been used to record something
(slang, uncountable plural) Bullets or ammunition
The process of applying heat or fire, especially to clay etc to produce pottery
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