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  1. one-shot(Noun)

    A television programme that is not part of a series.

  2. one-shot(Noun)

    A cinematographic shot of a person talking to camera; a talking head.

  3. one-shot(Adjective)

    needing only a single attempt to become effective.

  4. one-shot(Adjective)



  1. One-shot

    A one-shot is a comic book that is a pilot or a stand-alone story created as a single issue, rather than the more typical series format.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of one-shot in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of one-shot in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Matthew Perry:

    They took a chance. I knew I had one shot.

  2. Rosalie Oliver:

    There was no need for the other five, one shot for me is cruelty.

  3. Tiffany Heinen:

    You only live once, be yourself and live life to the fullest right now-you only get one shot at it.

  4. Austin Police Chief Art Acevedo:

    The suspect, then without any warning, takes out a semi-automatic pistol and fires one shot at our officer.

  5. Nick Faldo:

    It's harsh, isn't it? you've done your bit for 72 holes and then it's one shot. One is a champion, one is not.

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