What does shot in the arm mean?

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  1. shot in the arm(Noun)

    A shot of drug in the arm, to get on a high.

  2. shot in the arm(Noun)

    A stimulus


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of shot in the arm in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of shot in the arm in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Frank Van Kempen:

    They gave us a shot in the arm, they opened doors for us.

  2. Christine Lagarde:

    A shot in the arm (from lower oil prices) is good, but if the global economy is weak on its knees, it's not going to help.

  3. Drew Ryun:

    He is one of the top five courted GOP donors, for us to land him is a good shot in the arm for Ted, and it really sets the stage going into Iowa.

  4. Mark Waltrip:

    It’s been a real shot in the arm, because of the glamping, whether people have stayed in the tents or not, it’s made the ranch that much more relevant. I expected it to do well, but I didn’t expect it to do this well.

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Translations for shot in the arm

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • हाथ में गोली मार दीHindi
  • ತೋಳಿನಲ್ಲಿ ಹೊಡೆದKannada
  • впрыскивание наркотикаRussian

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