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Korean translation of “long shot”

long shot

noun   /ˈlɒŋ ˌʃɒt/ informal
something that is not likely to succeed
승산이 없는 일
It’s a long shot , but you could try phoning him at home .
(Definition of long shot noun from the Cambridge English-Korean Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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