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Spanish translation of “shot”


noun /ʃot/
a single act of shooting He fired one shot. the sound of a gun being fired He heard a shot. a throw, hit, turn etc in a game or competition It’s your shot Can I have a shot? He played some good shots in that tennis match Good shot! an attempt 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 lead shot. a photograph, especially a scene in a film a close-up shot. an injection The doctor gave me a shot. a marksman He’s a good shot. shotgun noun a type of rifle that fires shot 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 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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