Meaning of “potshot” in the English Dictionary

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"potshot" in British English

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potshotnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈpɒt.ʃɒt/ us /ˈpɑːt.ʃɑːt/

(Definition of “potshot” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"potshot" in American English

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potshotnoun [ C ]

us /ˈpɑtˌʃɑt/

a criticism made without careful thought:

Her opponent has taken potshots at her for not being tough enough.

(Definition of “potshot” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)