draw shot
noun Date: 1897 a shot in billiards or pool made by hitting the cue ball with draw so it moves back after striking the object ball

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  • draw out — {v. phr.} 1. To take out; remove. * /Johnny drew a dollar out of the bank to buy his mother a present./ * /The hunter drew out his gun and shot the snake./ 2. To make (a person) talk or tell something. * /Jimmy was bashful but Mrs. Wilson drew… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • draw out — {v. phr.} 1. To take out; remove. * /Johnny drew a dollar out of the bank to buy his mother a present./ * /The hunter drew out his gun and shot the snake./ 2. To make (a person) talk or tell something. * /Jimmy was bashful but Mrs. Wilson drew… …   Dictionary of American idioms

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