B2 [ C ] a kick, hit, or throw of the ball that is intended to score points in a sport such as cricket, football, tennis, or golf（板球、足球、网球或高尔夫球中旨在得分的）攻击，击打
He scored with a cracking shot into the back of the goal.
The crowd cheered as the goalkeeper deflected the shot.
His angled shot beat the goalkeeper from 20 yards.
He feinted a shot to the left.
Vilas misdirected the shot, and the ball went over the net.
B2 [ C ] the action of firing a gun or another weapon发射；射击；开枪；开火
someone who is skilled/not skilled at aiming and firing a gun枪法好／差的枪手
He fired six shots at the target.
They fired off several shots to frighten us.
Do you mind if I have a few practice shots before we start the game?
I had four shots but I didn't even hit the target.
The police fired warning shots but the protesters took no notice.
[ C usually singular ] informal an attempt to do or achieve something that you have not done before尝试；努力
He decided to have a shot at building his own house.
You can't open the lock? Let me have a shot at it.
[ C ] a short piece in a film in which there is a single action or a short series of actions（电影中的）镜头，片段
The movie opens with a dreamy shot of a sunset.
The movie opens with a shot of a climber dangling from a precipice.
The movie ends with a long tracking shot around the deserted house.
I got a wonderful shot of the kids on the boat.
I've taken some of my best shots with this camera.
[ C ] a small amount of an alcoholic drink少量烈酒
the amount of a drug that is put into the body by a single injection（药品或毒品的）一次注射量
(of silk) having small threads of a colour in it, so that the main colour appears to change depending on the angle at which the cloth is seen（丝绸）闪色的，颜色随着观看角度闪变的
informal no longer working or effective用坏的，失效的
to get rid of or free of something, or to leave something摆脱；除去；离开