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The man fired two shots from a handgun.
You get tired and you start playing bad shots.
That was another fine shot from Tiger Woods.
They didn’t manage to get a single shot at our goal.
Viewers can see a close-up shot of the artist’s hands.
The opening shot is of a man walking across a field.
This is her first shot at an international title.
We had a shot at bringing the ship round into the harbour.
Give it your best shot – that’s all you can do.
It was the opening shot in the battle for control of the company.
When is the last time you had a tetanus shot?
He heard a noise downstairs and was out of bed like a shot.
This is the British English definition of shot. View American English definition of shot.