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Translation of "shot" - English-Spanish dictionary

shot

noun /ʃot/
a single act of shooting tiro, disparo He fired one shot. the sound of a gun being fired disparo He heard a shot. a throw, hit, turn etc in a game or competition jugada It’s your shot Can I have a shot? He played some good shots in that tennis match Good shot! an attempt tentativa, intento I don’t know if I can do that, but I’ll have a shot (at it). something which is shot or fired, especially small lead bullets used in cartridges bala, proyectil lead shot. a photograph, especially a scene in a film foto, toma a close-up shot. an injection inyección, pinchazo The doctor gave me a shot. a marksman tirador He’s a good shot. shotgun noun a type of rifle that fires shot escopeta a double-barrelled shotgun. like a shot very quickly; eagerly sin pensárselo, sin dudar He accepted my invitation like a shot. a shot in the dark noun a guess based on little or no information un intento a ciegas The detective admitted that his decision to check the factory had just been a shot in the dark.
(Definition of shot from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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