Definition of money shot in English:

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money shot


1(In a pornographic film) a scene in a pornographic movie in which an actor ejaculates.
1.1A crucial or climactic moment, especially of a movie: and now for the money shot: the Titanic shearing in half in the middle of a freezing ocean the preview even shows the money shot of the spiders rampaging through the town
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  • With millions of bucks on the line, photographers will stop at next to nothing to get the money shot.
  • For the movie understands that the spectacle is all about the money shot.
  • There was no money shot at any point in this regard.

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Syllabification: mon·ey shot

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