shot in the dark
phrasal 1. a wild guess 2. an attempt that has little chance of success

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Shot in the Dark — meaning aimlessly or not a chance; also may refer to: * A Shot in the Dark , a 1964 film directed by Blake Edwards, the second installment in the Pink Panther series * A Shot in the Dark , a 1933 film by George Pearson * Shot in the Dark (Ozzy… …   Wikipedia

  • shot in the dark — {n. phr.} An attempt without much hope or chance of succeeding; a wild guess. * /A was just a shot in the dark, but I got the right answer to the teacher s question./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • shot in the dark — {n. phr.} An attempt without much hope or chance of succeeding; a wild guess. * /A was just a shot in the dark, but I got the right answer to the teacher s question./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

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  • Shot in the Dark (single) — Shot in the Dark est un single d Ozzy Osbourne sorti en 1986. Sommaire 1 Titres 1.1 Version Japonaise 1.2 Version Britannique et Hollandaise 1.3 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Shot in the Dark (album) — Shot in the Dark Album par Laurent Garnier Sortie 24 octobre 1994 Durée 76:16 (CD) 74:40 (LP) Genre Électronique (techno, house) Format CD, 2×LP …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Shot in the Dark (Ozzy Osbourne song) — Infobox Single Name = Shot in the Dark Artist = Ozzy Osbourne from Album = The Ultimate Sin B side = Crazy Train Released = 1986 Format = 7 Vinyl (45RPM) Recorded = 1986 Genre = Heavy metal Length = 4:16 Label = Epic Writer = Ozzy Osbourne Phil… …   Wikipedia

  • Shot in the Dark (Great White album) — Infobox Album | Name = Shot in the Dark Type = studio Artist = Great White Released = 1986 Recorded = 1986 Genre = Heavy metal, glam metal, hard rock Length = Label = Capitol Producer = Wyn Davis Reviews = Last album = Great White (1984) This… …   Wikipedia

  • A Shot in the Dark — Infobox Film name = A Shot in the Dark image size = 225px caption = original movie poster director = Blake Edwards producer = Blake Edwards writer = Marcel Achard (play L Idiot) Harry Kurnitz (play) Blake Edwards (screenplay) William Peter Blatty …   Wikipedia

  • Big Shot in the Dark — Infobox Album Name = Big Shot in the Dark Type = studio Artist = Timbuk 3 Released = August 27th 1991 Recorded = Genre = Alternative rock Length = Label = I.R.S. Records Producer = Reviews = *Allmusic Rating|3|5… …   Wikipedia

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