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seagull approachThe occurence of casual, ill-informed and hasty decisions or comments made by outside authorities who lack an understanding of the local issues or a real understanding of the facts of a particular situ.
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shotgun approachAn approach in which the subject is indiscriminate and haphazard, using breadth, spread, or quantity in lieu of accuracy, planning, etc.
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big shotA person with a reputation of importance or power.
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dead shotPerfect shooter
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Hot ShotSharp Person, Really With-It, "In the Swing of It, Svelte, Mayhaps Be Swell? Sophisticated. Sharp Kat et al
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long shotA master shot, the primary wide shot of a scene into which the closeups will be edited later.
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long shotSomething unlikely; something that has little chance of happening or working. The term arose from the accuracy of early ship guns, which were effective only at close range and unlikely to hit the mark at any great distance.
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mug shotpolice photo
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parting shotAn insult or barbed comment issued as the speaker departs or the conversation comes to an end.
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by a long shotBy a wide margin; indicates a very big difference or disparity.
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who shot johnA long and involved explanation; a thing of which an explanation would be long and involved.
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shot in the armA shot of drug in the arm, to get on a high.
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shot in the armA stimulus.
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shot in the darkA guess, attempt, or choice made with little or no evidence or knowledge.
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give it one's best shotTo make one's best effort or attempt; to try as hard as possible.
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take a shot in the darkTo try on something without having any knowledge about the subject.
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on the right trackUsing the correct general approach to a particular task or problem; pursuing something in a promising way.
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bear downTo approach another vessel from windward.
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bear down onTo approach someone in a very determined way.
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tee offTo hit the first shot of the hole.
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sneak upTo approach a person or animal without being seen or heard.
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come upTo come towards, to approach.
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hit onTo flirt with; to approach and speak to (someone), seeking romance, love, sex, etc.
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sneak up onTo approach a person or animal without being seen or heard.
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throw downTo fight, incite to fight, or approach with the intent to fight; to make a stand.
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bark up the wrong treeTo attempt or pursue the wrong thing; to take the wrong approach; to follow a false lead.
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bridgeA particular form of one hand placed on the table to support the cue when making a shot in cue sports.
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bulletproofCapable of withstanding a direct shot by a bullet fired from a gun.
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chip inTo put a chip shot in the hole.
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do one's damnedestTo do one's utmost; to make every effort or to try every possible approach or way.
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do one's darnedestTo do one's utmost; to make every effort or to try every possible approach or way.
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don't dilly-dally aroundDilly-Dally' Means To approach A Task Or Challenge With An Attitude Of Playfulness, Very Relaxed, Unimportant Viewpoint, 'Whatever? ? ? ?
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draw onTo approach, come nearer, as evening.
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getA difficult return or block of a shot.
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goodbye cruel worldA call said before taking a stiff drink, especially a shot of vodka.
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hole in oneA round that is completed by sinking the ball in a single shot or attempt, with one hit.
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not touch something with a ten foot poleTo approach something or someone.
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now you're cookingA phrase, often given in response, meaning that the subject has switched to a more suitable or more efficient approach.
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outsiderA competitor or contestant who has little chance of winning; a long shot; a dark horse.
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play it safeTo take a cautious, risk-free approach.
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shoot downTo shoot , so that the one shot goes down.
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shotgunA gun which fires loads consisting of small metal balls, called shot, from a cartridge.
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verge onTo approach or come close to something; to border or be on the edge of something.
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