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  1. The result of launching a projectile or bullet.
  2. (sports) The act of launching a ball or similar object toward a goal.
  3. (athletics) The heavy iron ball used for the shot put.
  4. (uncountable) Small metal balls used as ammunition.
  5. (uncountable, military) Metal balls (or similar) used as ammunition; not necessarily small.
  6. (referring to one's skill at firing a gun) Someone who shoots (a gun) regularly
  7. An opportunity or attempt.
  8. A remark or comment, especially one which is critical or insulting.
  9. (slang, sports, US) A punch or other physical blow.
  10. A measure of alcohol, usually spirits, as taken either from a shot-glass or directly from the bottle, equivalent to about 44 milliliters; 1.5 ounces. ("pony shot"= 30 milliliters; 1 fluid ounce)
  11. A single serving of espresso.
  12. (photography, film) A single unbroken sequence of photographic film exposures, or the digital equivalent; an unedited sequence of frames.
  13. A vaccination or injection.
  14. (US, Canada, baseball, informal) A home run that scores one, two, or three runs (a four run home run is usually referred to as a grand slam).
  15. (US federal prison system) Written documentation of a behavior infraction.
  16. (fisheries) A cast of one or more nets.
  17. (fisheries) A place or spot for setting nets.
  18. (fisheries) A single draft or catch of fish made.
  19. Synonyms:
    1. photo, photograph, snapshot, snap, injection, print, picture, bullet, opportunity, discharge, go, chance, attempt, guess, report, try, throw, ammunition, shooter, bash, slide, ball, slug, inoculation, stab, strike, jab, vaccination, crack, marksman, whack, drink, hit, pitch, draft, kick, gulp, swig, projectile, slug, nip, crack, sip, portrait, quaff, bang, booster, image, drag, belt
  1. The emerging stem and embryonic leaves of a new plant.
  2. A photography session.
  3. A hunt or shooting competition.
  4. (professional wrestling, slang) An event that is unscripted or legitimate.
  5. The act of shooting; the discharge of a missile; a shot.
  6. A rush of water; a rapid.
  7. (mining) A vein of ore running in the same general direction as the lode.
  8. (weaving) A weft thread shot through the shed by the shuttle; a pick.
  9. A shoat; a young pig.
  10. An inclined plane, either artificial or natural, down which timber, coal, etc., are caused to slide; a chute.
  11. Synonyms:
    1. sprout, bud, offshoot, sting, throe, pang, twinge, tingle, sprig, stitch, smart, scion, twig, spear, tendril, runner, sucker, prick, branch, ache, outgrowth, cutting, bine, stolon, pain, flagellum, ratoon, slip, leaf, new growth, young branch
  1. Someone who shoots something; a gunner, archer etc.
  2. (slang) A firearm.
  3. A video game in which shooting enemies (or targets) is the main objective.
  4. (professional wrestling slang) A professional wrestler who uses actual fighting moves as part of his style, or who speaks his mind during a live or televised event (instead of speaking from a script).
  5. A large marble used for knocking smaller marbles out of a chalk circle.
  6. An alcoholic beverage typically served in a shot glass.
  7. A shooting star.
  8. Synonyms:
    1. shutterbug, lensman, photog, photographer, marksman, sharpshooter, shot, gunman, sniper, gunner, marksman, markswoman, artilleryman, musketeer, rifleman, blaster, shoot-'em-up
  1. (countable) An instance of shooting (a person) with a gun.
  2. (uncountable) The sport or activity of firing a gun.
  3. The act of one who, or that which, shoots.
  4. A sensation of darting pain.
  5. Synonyms:
    1. killing, bombardment, gunfire, slaying, fire, firing, homicide, shelling, assassination, execution, murder, sport, gunning, discharging, blasting, hunting, field sport, pulling the trigger, target shooting, pursuit of game animals
  1. A female shooter; a markswoman; an archeress.
  2. Synonyms:
    1. archeress, markswoman
  1. (sports) A player who is skilled at making shots and scoring even against skilled defense.
  1. A small or young shoot (plant); sproutling
  2. Synonyms:
    1. sproutling
  1. (sports) The skill of making accurate shots
  1. plural of shoot
  2. Synonyms:
    1. top, leaves, stalk, stem
  1. (botany) A small shoot.
  1. plural of shootling
  2. Synonyms:
    1. sproutlings
  1. plural of shotmaker
  1. plural of shootress
  2. Synonyms:
    1. archeresses, markswomen
  1. plural of shootlet
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