Definition of drop shot in English:

drop shot

Line breaks: drop shot

noun

(Chiefly in tennis or squash) a softly hit shot, usually with backspin, which drops abruptly to the ground.
More example sentences
  • As evidence of his grittiness, five times yesterday he followed a drop shot or shots with a birdie or birdies.
  • Moya blew a second match point with a backhand drop shot that fell short.
  • The Russian fifth seed wrapped up a comfortable victory with an exquisite drop shot after 71 minutes at Beijing Tennis Center, venue for the 2008 Olympic tournament.

Definition of drop shot in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day envenom
Pronunciation: ɪnˈvɛnəm
verb
put poison on or into; make poisonous