Definition of get/be shot of
- I'm ready to get/be shot of this job.
- The band wants to be shot of its manager.
: to gain possession of
: to receive as a return : earn
: to obtain by concession or entreaty
: something begotten:
: the entire progeny of a male animal
: a document of release from obligation in Jewish law
: a religious divorce by Jewish law
: an action of shooting
: a directed propelling of a missile
: a stroke or throw in an attempt to score points in a game (such as tennis, pool, or basketball)
: past tense and past participle of shoot
: 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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