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shot

1. n. a try at something. Go ahead. Give it another shot.
2. mod. exhausted; ruined. Here’s your pen back. It’s shot anyway.
3. n. a rocket launching. The shot was canceled because of the weather.
4. n. a small or quickly drunk drink of liquor, usually whiskey. He stopped at every bar on the strip for a quick shot.
5. n. an injection of drugs. Just one shot of that stuff and you’re hooked for life.
6. mod. alcohol intoxicated. They are a little noisy, I guess, but after all they are shot—you know, plastered.
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Drop shotting reverses the rig, with the weight at the end of line, then the hook and bait above it.
The largest trade show of its kind in the world and the fifth largest trade show in Las Vegas, the Shooting, Hunting, Outdoor Trade Show (SHOT Show) and Conference is the most comprehensive trade show for all professionals involved with the shotting sports, hunting and law enforcement industries.
Coach Edwin Cleary says Taylor wasn't at his best against James Davies from Hall Green ABC, but his slick defensive skills and accurate pot shotting took him to a points win.
The simplicity of rigging the StandOut hook has made drop shotting even more popular with anglers.
What marked the night, indeed the whole UEFA Cup campaign, was an underlying belief that Boro were going all the way, a conviction that bubbled under through the group stages, grew despite the season-ticket shotting turmoil in the league and was steeled by the defiance under attack and provocation in Rome.
She even likes to fish purple bait, drop shotting a Zipper Sharker Margarita Mutilator Roboworm.
Clevedon defender Ollie Price twice went close but it was Mitchell who salvaged a point a minute from time after latching on to a long ball from the back and shotting past Matthews.
In just a few moments of filing, we had an excellent "V" notch, and were able to accomplish some satisfying shotting.
Shotting has been named corporate secretary, replacing H.
It gave McIntyre's players a lift and they netted on the counter-attack with three minutes left, Cardle shotting home.
Despite such warnings, hot- shotting is becoming a regular feature of student bars and clubs.