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one-shot

Pronunciation: /ˈwʌnʃɑːt; ˈwʌnʃɒt/

Translation of one-shot in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

(American English/inglés norteamericano)
  • 1.1 (effective) (before noun/delante del nombre) [remedy] de efecto inmediato
    Example sentences
    • For conflicts like these there is no single, quick, one-shot solution, but only an open-ended, evolutionary outcome.
    • The most obvious of the lot is the Instant Kill, which is a one-shot, all-or-nothing attempt to knock out your opponent.
    • His one-shot feat was achieved in a friendly four-ball using a seven wood.
    1.2 (exceptional) excepcional

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