10 Definitions of Shot

The meaning of the word shot, the definition of Shot:

n. - The act of shooting; discharge of a firearm or other weapon which throws a missile.

n. - 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.

n. - Small globular masses of lead, of various sizes, -- used chiefly for killing game; as, bird shot; buckshot.

n. - The flight of a missile, or the distance which it is, or can be, thrown; as, the vessel was distant more than a cannon shot.

n. - A marksman; one who practices shooting; as, an exellent shot.

a. - 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.

imp. & p. p. - of Shoot

v. t. - A share or proportion; a reckoning; a scot.

pl. - of Shot

v. t. - To load with shot, as a gun.

The word "shot" uses 4 letters: H O S T

Direct anagrams of shot:

host hots soth tosh

Words formed by adding one letter before or after shot, or to shot in any order:

a - hosta oaths shoat   e - ethos shote those   g - ghost   i - hoist   l - holts sloth   m - moths   o - hoots shoot sooth   p - phots tophs   r - horst short   s - hosts shots soths   t - shott   u - shout south thous  

Shorter words found within shot:

ho hot oh ohs os sh so soh sot tho to

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