Shoulder-shotten Shoul"der-shot`ten, a. Sprained in the shoulder, as a horse. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • shoulder-shotten — shoulˈder shotten adjective (Shakespeare) With a dislocated or sprained shoulder • • • Main Entry: ↑shoulder …   Useful english dictionary

  • shotten — ˈshätən adjective Etymology: Middle English shotyn, from shoten, shotyn (past participle of sheten, shoten, shuten to shoot), from Old English gescoten 1. a. : having ejected the spawn and so of inferior food value full or shotten herrings …   Useful english dictionary

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