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pot shot

1. a chance shot taken casually, hastily, or without careful aim
2. a shot fired to kill game in disregard of the rules of sport
3. a shot fired at quarry within easy range, often from an ambush
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In May 1943 the other Troop deployed to Potshot and was replaced by A Troop, 151 LAA Battery under command of 102nd Composite Regiment in September 1943.
Firozabad (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Mar 20 (ANI): Taking a potshot at Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, senior Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Ram Gopal Yadav on Wednesday said the Congress General Secretary was visiting temples as she is "nervous" and the Congress is in "trouble" in Uttar Pradesh.
"Just came across a video of our @narendramodi taking political potshots using the name of dyslexic people.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) (India), Jan 22 (ANI): Citing the example of a new economic survey highlighting the increasing gap between the rich and poor people in India, Shiv Sena on Tuesday took a potshot at the central government and questioned if 'Sabka Saath Sabka Vikas' slogan was only a gimmick.
Summary: Tohana (Haryana) [India], Sept 5 (ANI): Haryana BJP chief Subhash Barala on Thursday took potshots at Congress over the appointment of Bhupinder Singh Hooda as chairman of party's state election management committee saying he had been given the role "under compulsion".
Inspector Paul Heaton said 'rumours' in the area suggested someone had been taking 'potshots' earlier at wood pigeons around the reservoir.
The pair had taken potshots at each other in a spiky pre-match exchange - with both desperate to lift the trophy at the Crucible.
The statement has drawn immense ire from the NPRD which said that instead of replying to a question raised by a student, Modi made fun of dyslexia to take potshots at his political rivals.
The world No.82 from Gateshead stunned O'Sullivan - who has taken potshots at some of the game's lesser lights - with a 4-1 win to reach the last 16 at the Northern Ireland Open.
ALL the big guns were on show as Potshots entertained Wallasey SC.
Pinning his hopes on the youth, Rudy claimed, "The surge in Bihar's youth has crossed the caste barriers, and is a sign of their aspirations and desires for change and dignity."Taking potshots at both Lalu and Nitish, the BJP minister, who is seen close to top Central leadership, rejected the ' castebased' rhetoric of RJD supremo as ' outdated'.
The two men, who both take part in regular phone-in shows on LBC 97.3 have repeatedly taken potshots at one another in the past, with Mr Clegg branding the mayor a "slacker" for only hosting a monthly call-in on the station while Mr Johnson claimed the DPM was an "idle bum".