Translation of "shot" - English-Russian dictionary

shot

noun [ C ] uk us /ʃɒt/
GUN

B2 when a bullet is fired from a gun

выстрел
Three shots were fired.
SPORT

B2 when someone tries 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)