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He was out trying to go from second to top in a single shot. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He was a crack shot and a good horseman. The Tribes Triumphant (2006)This is your best shot at doing something wonderful with the next five years of your life. Christianity Today (2000)One can only hope he is given another shot at the job he loves so much. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It ruined the shot and filming was stopped. The Sun (2012)That win will give him a shot of confidence. The Sun (2012)Much of tennis depends on getting into the right place to play your shot. Times, Sunday Times (2012) Getting the shot comes down to experience. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Other fans blasted ratings as not much more than a shot in the dark. The Sun (2014)If only they sold redemption in shot glasses. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But he was then caught behind attempting a cut shot. The Sun (2016)You will find them in moody mahogany colours or shot with pink or green. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Not one single shot to save. The Sun (2013)This will give you about an extra 15 yards on the shot, which is always welcome. Christy O'Connor Junior's Golf Masterclass (1993)
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British English: shot /ʃɒt/ NOUN
If you fire a shot, you fire a gun once.
My first two shots missed the target.
- American English: shot
- Arabic: طَلَقَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: tiro
- Chinese: 开枪
- Croatian: pucanj
- Czech: výstřel
- Danish: skud
- Dutch: schot van vuurwapen
- European Spanish: tiro
- Finnish: laukaus
- French: tir
- German: Schuss
- Greek: τουφεκιά
- Italian: colpo
- Japanese: 発砲
- Korean: 발사
- Norwegian: skudd
- Polish: strzał
- European Portuguese: tiro
- Romanian: foc de armă
- Russian: выстрел
- Latin American Spanish: tiro
- Swedish: skott
- Thai: การยิง
- Turkish: ateş
- Ukrainian: постріл
- Vietnamese: phát bắn
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