shot in the neck

shot in the neck

1. n. a drink of straight whiskey. Willy took a little shot in the neck before heading out into the cold.
2. mod. alcohol intoxicated. What’s wrong with Harry is that he’s shot in the neck every day by supper.
See also: neck, shot
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Summary: A man was shot in the neck by his cousin Wednesday in the Baalbek neighborhood of Sharawneh, the National News Agency reported.
Sophi, a three-year-old black and white cat, was shot in the neck after owner Kerry Tyson let it out.
A TEENAGE girl was fighting for her life last night after being shot in the neck at a chicken takeaway store.
The officer, a veteran of 18 years of law enforcement, came around the van and saw the sergeant had been shot in the neck above his protective vest.
Curry, 53, of Simi Valley was shot in the neck and right arm and on the left side of his torso in a Friday morning attack captured by TV news crews covering the Robert Blake murder trial.
Mr Kincaid told how he was shot in the neck by German soldiers at the time when his unit was defending British troops during the evacuation of Dunkirk, when he was aged 21.
Mr Kincaid told how he was shot in the neck by German soldiers as his unit was defending British troops during the evacuation of Dunkirk in 1940, when he was aged 21.
One was shot in the neck, the other in the leg, across the square from the England team hotel.
The athlete holds the shot in the neck and puts it into the ground, working on release mechanics.
The 16 year old was shot in the neck at Hoxton Chicken and Pizza in Hoxton Street, Hackney, East London, at around 7pm yesterday.
LANCASTER - When 21-year-old Quorne Warren of Lancaster was shot in the neck by a rival gang member nearly two years ago near Sacred Heart School, the prognosis was grim.
When he arrived on scene, the sergeant, a veteran with more than 20 years of law enforcement experience, was shot in the neck at point blank range with a .
Hurwitz was shot in the neck while driving on Highway 92 in Foster City.
NORTH HOLLYWOOD - An unidentified motorist was shot in the neck while driving in North Hollywood, authorities said Thursday.
Mittenhuber was shot in the neck, jaw and back, and suffers from weakness in his right arm, cloudy vision and memory loss; he also has difficulty swallowing, said Watson, his attorney.