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like a shot

Definition of like a shot

  1. :  immediately and very quickly <He started the car and took off like a shot.>



Word by Word Definitions

shotplay
  1. :  an action of shooting

    :  a directed propelling of a missile

    :  a directed discharge of a firearm

  1. : past and past participle of shoot

  1. :  having contrasting and changeable color effects :  iridescent

    :  suffused or streaked with a color

    :  infused or permeated with a quality or element


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