Synonyms for long shot
- chance hit
- hundred-to-one shot
- little chance
- long odds
- lucky shot
- no chance
- one in a million
- outside chance
- poor bed
- slim chance
- small chance
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR LONG SHOT
The distance was a fair three hundred yards, which is a long shot--when it is three hundred yards.
"Not by a long shot," replied Dr. Bird promptly as he rose to his feet.
It was a long shot, but the Jerry was lined up neatly in his sight.
Poses as an ignorant laborer, but he's not ignorant by a long shot.
We all thought it was very grand of father to take such a long shot as that.
It was a long shot, much too long for any of the Indians, but not too long for Henry.
"Yes, there the beast is; I will risk a long shot," and he sighted the carbine.
It was a long shot, but he could not wait to take deliberate aim; he fired.
It was a long shot, but once again the bold course had paid.
It is on the first floor, you remember; so I can take a long shot.
RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR LONG SHOT
- fat chance
- long shot
- on thin ice
- up for grabs