Definition of Long shot
a gamble or risk that isn’t likely to pay off
Examples of Long shot in a sentence
Getting into the exclusive college is a long shot, but I’ve decided to take the risk and apply anyway. 🔊
Betting on the new horse is a gamble, but hopefully this risky long shot will pay off. 🔊
The mediocre team was a long shot but surprisingly made the playoffs this year. 🔊
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