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General dictionaries General (35 matching dictionaries)
  1. shot, shot, shot: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  2. shot, shot: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  3. shot: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  4. shot: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  5. shot, shot, shot: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  6. shot: Merriam-Webster's Online Dictionary, 11th Edition [home, info]
  7. shot: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  8. Shot: Wiktionary [home, info]
  9. shot: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  10. shot: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  11. shot: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  12. shot: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  13. shot: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  14. shot: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. shot: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. shot: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  17. SHOT, Sho't, Shot (EP), Shot (Gruntruck album), Shot (album), Shot (alcohol), Shot (beverage), Shot (disambiguation), Shot (drink), Shot (film), Shot (filming), Shot (filmmaking), Shot (hockey), Shot (ice hockey), Shot (medicine), Shot (pellet), Shot (song), Shot (unit), Shot, The Shot (TV series), The Shot (Valpo), The Shot: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. shot: Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs [home, info]
  19. Shot: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. shot: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. shot: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. shot: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. shot: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. SHOT: Dictionary of Americanisms (1848) [home, info]
  25. SHOT: Stammtisch Beau Fleuve Acronyms [home, info]
  26. Shot: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  27. shot: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  28. shot: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  29. shot: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  30. shot: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  31. shot: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  32. Shot: World Wide Words [home, info]
  33. shot: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. SHOT: Shakespeare Glossary [home, info]
  2. Shot: Movie Terminology Glossary [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Shot: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]
  2. shot: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. shot: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. shot: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. Shot: Breast Cancer Glossary of Medical Terms [home, info]
  3. shot: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. Shot: Brilliant Dream Dictionary [home, info]
  2. SHOT: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  3. SHOT: AbbreviationZ [home, info]
  4. shot: Idioms [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (1 matching dictionary)
  1. shot [1], shot [2]: How Many? A Dictionary of Units of Measurement [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. shot: English slang and colloquialisms used in the United Kingdom [home, info]
  2. Shot: Street Terms: Drugs and the Drug Trade [home, info]
  3. Shot: A Seattle Lexicon [home, info]
  4. The Shot, s'hot: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. Shot: Backgammon [home, info]
  2. Shot: Sports Terms [home, info]
  3. Shot: Hickok Sports Glossaries [home, info]
  4. Shot: Sports Definitions [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Shot: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  2. Shot: Explosives [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (shot)

noun:  informal words for any attempt or effort ("He gave it his best shot")
noun:  an attempt to score in a game
noun:  a blow hard enough to cause injury ("He is still recovering from a shot to his leg")
noun:  a solid missile discharged from a firearm ("The shot buzzed past his ear")
noun:  an explosive charge used in blasting
noun:  sports equipment consisting of a heavy metal ball used in the shot put ("He trained at putting the shot")
noun:  an aggressive remark directed at a person like a missile and intended to have a telling effect ("His parting shot was `drop dead'")
noun:  a person who shoots (usually with respect to their ability to shoot) ("He is a crack shot")
noun:  a chance to do something ("He wanted a shot at the champion")
noun:  the launching of a missile or spacecraft to a specified destination
noun:  the act of firing a projectile
noun:  (sports) the act of swinging or striking at a ball with a club or racket or bat or cue or hand ("A good shot require good balance and tempo")
noun:  the act of putting a liquid into the body by means of a syringe ("The nurse gave him a flu shot")
noun:  a consecutive series of pictures that constitutes a unit of action in a film
noun:  a small drink of liquor ("He poured a shot of whiskey")
noun:  an informal photograph; usually made with a small hand-held camera ("My snapshots haven't been developed yet")
noun:  an estimate based on little or no information
adjective:  varying in color when seen in different lights or from different angles ("Chatoyant (or shot) silk")

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