Definition of parting shot
- As her parting shot, she said that the other candidate simply did not understand the ordinary citizen.
- She took a parting shot before leaving.
: a place or point where a division or separation occurs
: given, taken, or done at parting
: 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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