Translation of "shot" - English-Russian dictionary

shot

noun [ C ] uk /ʃɒt/ us
GUN

B2 the action of firing a bullet from a gun

выстрел
Three shots / were fired.
SPORT

B2 an attempt to score points in sports such as football by hitting or throwing the ball

удар, бросок
Good shot!
PHOTOGRAPH

B2 a photograph

фотография, снимок
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

попытаться сделать что-либо, пробовать свои силы в чем-либо
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

укол
DRINK

a small amount of a strong alcoholic drink

глоток
a shot of whisky

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