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1. shot

noun. ['ˈʃɑːt'] the act of firing a projectile.

Synonyms

  • actuation
  • shooting
  • firing
  • gunshot
  • headshot
  • gunfire
  • discharge
  • shoot
  • shellfire
  • propulsion
  • countershot
  • potshot
  • firing off

Antonyms

  • overact
  • underact
  • tightness
  • immovability

Etymology

  • sceot (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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  • sadat
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  • minot
  • massat
  • malott
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  • cannot
  • batat
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  • swat
  • surat
  • stott
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  • spot
  • slott

Example sentences of the word chip-shot


1. Noun Phrase
With a little practice, most golfers can learn how to be accurate with chip shots from good lies.

2. Noun Phrase
A chip shot out of deep rough will tend to come out lower.

3. Noun Phrase
A chip shot out of high rough will land on the green with less backspin and more roll.

2. shot

noun. ['ˈʃɑːt'] a solid missile discharged from a firearm.

Synonyms

  • grape
  • grapeshot
  • musket ball
  • BB shot
  • BB
  • duck shot
  • buckshot
  • case shot
  • bird shot
  • missile
  • projectile
  • canister
  • pellet
  • canister shot

Antonyms

  • function
  • unify
  • keep
  • respect

Etymology

  • sceot (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. shot

noun. ['ˈʃɑːt'] (sports) the act of swinging or striking at a ball with a club or racket or bat or cue or hand.

Synonyms

  • maneuver
  • follow-through
  • golf stroke
  • cannon
  • stroke
  • swipe
  • tennis shot
  • swing
  • masse shot
  • play
  • undercut
  • manoeuvre
  • cut
  • tennis stroke
  • masse
  • carom
  • miscue
  • golf shot
  • break

Antonyms

  • buy
  • thicken
  • inflate
  • deflate

Etymology

  • sceot (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. shot

noun. ['ˈʃɑːt'] a chance to do something.

Synonyms

  • opportunity
  • crack

Antonyms

  • abstain
  • dissimilarity
  • disrespect

Etymology

  • sceot (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. chip

verb. ['ˈtʃɪp'] cut a nick into.

Synonyms

  • cut

Antonyms

  • recede
  • sharpness

Etymology

  • chip (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. shot

noun. ['ˈʃɑːt'] the act of putting a liquid into the body by means of a syringe.

Synonyms

  • intradermal injection
  • intravenous injection
  • intramuscular injection
  • subcutaneous injection
  • medical care
  • injection

Antonyms

  • lengthen
  • expand
  • uncut
  • switch on

Etymology

  • sceot (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. shot

noun. ['ˈʃɑːt'] a consecutive series of pictures that constitutes a unit of action in a film.

Synonyms

  • scene
  • photograph
  • outtake
  • moving-picture show
  • picture
  • exposure
  • film
  • motion picture
  • flick
  • pic
  • moving picture
  • movie
  • motion-picture show
  • picture show

Antonyms

  • convict
  • invest
  • mobilize
  • hold

Etymology

  • sceot (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. chip

noun. ['ˈtʃɪp'] a triangular wooden float attached to the end of a log line.

Antonyms

  • wholly

Etymology

  • chip (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. chip

noun. ['ˈtʃɪp'] a small fragment of something broken off from the whole.

Synonyms

  • scale
  • bit
  • flake
  • scrap
  • fragment
  • matchwood
  • exfoliation
  • fleck
  • scurf
  • sliver

Antonyms

  • common
  • desegregate
  • advantage
  • converge

Etymology

  • chip (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. chip

verb. ['ˈtʃɪp'] break off (a piece from a whole).

Synonyms

  • peel
  • come off
  • part
  • flake
  • flake off
  • peel off
  • exfoliate
  • break away
  • break off
  • separate
  • chip off

Antonyms

  • straightness
  • ill health
  • unfitness
  • studio

Etymology

  • chip (Middle English (1100-1500))
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