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Synonyms for cheap shot

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  1. cheap shot(noun)

    an unnecessarily aggressive and unfair remark directed at a defenseless person

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  2. cheap shot(noun)

    an illegal and unsportsmanlike act of unnecessary violence

    "he called a penalty on them when the lineman took a cheap shot at the quarterback"

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