Last modified on 9 October 2013, at 03:55

slap shot

EnglishEdit

A hockey player winding up to take a slap shot

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NounEdit

slap shot (plural slap shots)

  1. (ice hockey) The fastest shot in hockey, which typically involves levering the stick above the head before swinging it down to strike the puck with maximum power.

Usage notesEdit

  • "Slap shot" is about twice as common as the spelling "slapshot" in newspapers.

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