cheap shot Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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cheap shotnoun [C]

 /ˈtʃip ˈʃɑt/

cheap shot noun [C] (NEGATIVE REMARK)

an ​unfair, ​negativeremark made by someone to ​achieve an ​advantage over someone ​else: Making ​fun of his ​name was a cheap shot.

cheap shot noun [C] (SPORTS MOVE)

(in some ​sports) a ​sudden, ​violent, ​physical move against a ​player who was not ​prepared for it
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