Definition of shot-put in English:
An athletic contest in which a very heavy round ball is thrown as far as possible.
- We had a lot of pride in his performance in the shot-put and discus and in his gold medals and records.
- Some of his shorter throws are delivered in a shot-put motion, as if the ball is filled with a heavy liquid.
- Among the track and field events were the 100 metres, shot-put, high jump, and javelin.
Definition of shot-put in:
- US English dictionary
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