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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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tee offTo hit the first shot of the hole.
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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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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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outsiderA competitor or contestant who has little chance of winning; a long shot; a dark horse.
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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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