potshot Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"potshot" in British English

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potshotnoun [C]

uk   /ˈpɒt.ʃɒt/  us   /ˈpɑːt.ʃɑːt/
(UK also pot) a ​shot that is firedcarelessly or with little ​preparation: He was taking potshots atneighbourhoodcats. a ​criticism: The ​recentcriticism of his ​leadership has ​included potshots from several ​leadingpoliticaljournalists.
(Definition of potshot from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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potshotnoun [C]

 us   /ˈpɑtˌʃɑt/
a ​criticism made without ​carefulthought: Her ​opponent has taken potshots at her for not being ​tough enough.
(Definition of potshot from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “potshot”
in Chinese (Simplified) 滥射一气,盲目射击, 批评,抨击…
in Chinese (Traditional) 隨便射擊,濫射,盲目射擊, 批評,抨擊…
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