Translation of "shot" - English-Polish dictionary

shot

noun [ C ] uk us /ʃɒt/
GUN

B2 when a bullet is fired from a gun

wystrzał, strzał
Three shots were fired.
SPORT

B2 when someone tries to score points in sports such as football by hitting or throwing the ball

strzał, rzut
Good shot!
PHOTOGRAPH

B2 a photograph

zdjęcie
I got a good shot of them leaving the hotel together.
give sth a shot; have/take a shot at sth informal

to try to do something, often for the first time

spróbować (swoich) sił w czymś , spróbować czegoś
I've never played football, but I'll give it a shot.
MEDICINE

an amount of medicine put into the body with a special needle

zastrzyk
DRINK

a small amount of a strong alcoholic drink

kropelka, kieliszek
a shot of whisky
→ See also long shot , like a shot , a shot in the dark

(Translation of “shot noun” from the Cambridge English–Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)