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Engelsk tillægsord: shot

1. shot varying in color when seen in different lights or from different angles


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningChangeable taffeta.
Chatoyant (or shot) silk.
A dragonfly hovered, vibrating and iridescent.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)changeable, chatoyant, iridescent


Termer med lignende betydningcolorful, colourful


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)colorless, colourless


Engelsk navneord: shot

1. shot (om handling) the act of firing a projectile


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis shooting was slow but accurate.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)shooting


Mindre specifikke termeractuation, propulsion


Mere specifikke termercountershot, discharge, firing, firing off, gunfire, gunshot, headshot, potshot, shellfire, shoot


Omfatter disse specifikke termerfire control

2. shot (om genstand) a solid missile discharged from a firearm


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe shot buzzed past his ear.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)pellet


Mindre specifikke termermissile, projectile


Mere specifikke termerball, BB, BB shot, bird shot, buckshot, duck shot, grape, grapeshot, musket ball


Omfatter disse overordnede termercanister, canister shot, case shot

3. shot (om handling) (sports) the act of swinging or striking at a ball with a club or racket or bat or cue or hand


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIt took two strokes to get out of the bunker.
A good shot requires good balance and tempo.
He left me an almost impossible shot.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)stroke


Mindre specifikke termermaneuver, manoeuvre, play


Mere specifikke termerbaseball swing, break, cannon, carom, cut, cut, golf shot, golf stroke, masse, masse shot, miscue, swing, swing, swipe, tennis shot, tennis stroke, undercut


Omfatter disse specifikke termerfollow-through


Overordnet emneområdeathletics, sport

4. shot (om tilstand) a chance to do something


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe wanted a shot at the champion.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)crack


Mindre specifikke termerchance, opportunity


Overordnet anvendelsecolloquialism

5. shot (om person) a person who shoots (usually with respect to their ability to shoot)


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe is a crack shot.
A poor shooter.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)shooter


Mindre specifikke termerexpert


Mere specifikke termercrack shot, gun, gunman, marksman, sharpshooter, trapshooter

6. shot (om kommunikation) a consecutive series of pictures that constitutes a unit of action in a film


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)scene


Mindre specifikke termerexposure, photo, photograph, pic, picture


Mere specifikke termerouttake


Omfatter disse overordnede termerfilm, flick, motion picture, motion-picture show, movie, moving picture, moving-picture show, pic, picture, picture show

7. shot (om handling) the act of putting a liquid into the body by means of a syringe


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe nurse gave him a flu shot.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)injection


Mindre specifikke termermedical aid, medical care


Mere specifikke termerintradermal injection, intramuscular injection, intravenous injection, subcutaneous injection

8. shot (om mængde el. mål) a small drink of liquor


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe poured a shot of whiskey.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)nip


Mindre specifikke termersmall indefinite amount, small indefinite quantity

9. shot (om kommunikation) an aggressive remark directed at a person like a missile and intended to have a telling effect


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis parting shot was `drop dead'.
She threw shafts of sarcasm.
She takes a dig at me every chance she gets.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)barb, dig, gibe, jibe, shaft, slam


Mindre specifikke termercomment, input, remark


Mere specifikke termercheap shot

10. shot (om erkendelse) an estimate based on little or no information


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)dead reckoning, guess, guessing, guesswork


Mindre specifikke termerapproximation, estimate, estimation, idea

11. shot (om genstand) an informal photograph; usually made with a small hand-held camera


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningMy snapshots haven't been developed yet.
He tried to get unposed shots of his friends.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)snap, snapshot


Mindre specifikke termerexposure, photo, photograph, pic, picture

12. shot (om genstand) sports equipment consisting of a heavy metal ball used in the shot put


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe trained at putting the shot.


Mindre specifikke termersports equipment

13. shot (om genstand) an explosive charge used in blasting


Mindre specifikke termerburster, bursting charge, charge, explosive charge

14. shot (om handling) a blow hard enough to cause injury


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe is still recovering from a shot to his leg.
I caught him with a solid shot to the chin.


Mindre specifikke termerblow


Mere specifikke termercheap shot

15. shot (om handling) an attempt to score in a game


Mindre specifikke termerattempt, effort, endeavor, endeavour, try


Mere specifikke termerbasketball shot, headshot, slapshot

16. shot (om handling) informal words for any attempt or effort


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe gave it his best shot.
He took a stab at forecasting.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)stab


Mindre specifikke termerattempt, effort, endeavor, endeavour, try

17. shot (om handling) the launching of a missile or spacecraft to a specified destination


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)blastoff


Mindre specifikke termerrocket firing, rocket launching









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