BSL Sign Language Dictionary

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shot

How to sign: the act of firing a projectile
"his shooting was slow but accurate";

shooting in BSL Watch how to sign shooting in British Sign Language
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shooting - University of Wolverhampton
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Similiar / Same: shooting

Categories: propulsion, actuation

Within this category: shoot, countershot, discharge, gunfire, headshot, shellfire, potshot

shot

How to sign: (sports) the act of swinging or striking at a ball with a club or racket or bat or cue or hand
"it took two strokes to get out of the bunker"; "a good shot require good balance and tempo"; "he left me an almost impossible shot";

stroke (squash) in BSL Watch how to sign stroke (squash) in British Sign Language
stroke (squash) - National Deaf Children's Society
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Similiar / Same: stroke

Categories: maneuver, manoeuvre, play

Within this category: break, carom, masse, miscue, cut, swipe, tennis stroke, baseball swing, golf stroke

shot

How to sign: an informal photograph; usually made with a small hand-held camera
"my snapshots haven't been developed yet"; "he tried to get unposed shots of his friends";

snapshot in BSL Watch how to sign snapshot in British Sign Language
snapshot - University of Wolverhampton
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Similiar / Same: snapshot, snap

Categories: photograph, photo, exposure, pic

shot

How to sign: an estimate based on little or no information

guess in BSL Watch how to sign guess in British Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: guesswork, guessing, dead reckoning, guess

Categories: estimate, estimation, approximation, idea

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