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shot
Part of Speech: Noun
Results: 18
1. Woven in such a way as to produce an effect of variegation, of changeable tints, or of being figured; as, shot silks. See Shoot, v. t., 8.
Part of Speech: imperfect, past participle
1. of Shoot
Part of Speech: noun
1. A cast of a net.
2. The entire throw of nets at one time.
3. A place or spot for setting nets.
5. A spherical weight, to be put, or thrown, in competition for distance.
6. A stroke or propulsive action in certain games, as in billiards, hockey, curling, etc.; also, a move, as in chess.
7. A guess; conjecture; also, an attempt.
9. A missile weapon, particularly a ball or bullet; specifically, whatever is discharged as a projectile from firearms or cannon by the force of an explosive.
11. A marksman; one who practices shooting; as, an exellent shot.
12. Small globular masses of lead, of various sizes, - used chiefly for killing game; as, bird shot; buckshot.
13. imp. & p. p. of Shoot.
Part of Speech: personal pronoun
1. of Shot
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. A share or proportion; a reckoning; a scot.
2. To load with shot, as a gun.
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