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The bones in her wrist were completely shot.
My nerves are completely shot to pieces.
The earlier poems are shot through with a sense of hope.
In the end, we were glad to be shot of the car.
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a game in which two teams of seven players take turns to chase and try to touch players on the opposing team
satirical writing or art uses humour to criticize people or things and make them seem silly
a response to a scathing comment or unpleasant situation
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Definition of shot from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.