Definition of slap shot in English:

slap shot

Syllabification: slap shot


Ice Hockey
A hard shot made by raising the stick about waist-high before striking the puck with a sharp slapping motion.
More example sentences
  • He has a quick release, a hard slap shot and a bit of a temper.
  • He has a cannon of a shot, whether it is his slap shot or wrist shot.
  • Or maybe his cage will become dislodged, but he'll stand in there maskless and stare down a slap shot.

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