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Meaning of "money shot" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD MONEY SHOT

From the idea that the performer is only paid if he does this.
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PRONUNCIATION OF MONEY SHOT

money shot play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF MONEY SHOT

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Money shot is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES MONEY SHOT MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Money shot

A money shot is a moving or stationary visual element of a film, video, television broadcast, or print publication that is disproportionately expensive to produce and/or is perceived as essential to the overall importance or revenue-generating potential of the work.

Definition of money shot in the English dictionary

The definition of money shot in the dictionary is a shot in a pornographic film in which a male performer is seen to ejaculate.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE MONEY SHOT

money
money belt
money cowry
money expert
money for old rope
money laundering
money market
money matters
money of account
money order
money spider
money supply
money to burn
money wages
money-grubber
money-grubbing
money-loser
money-making
money-purchase
money-spinner

WORDS THAT END LIKE MONEY SHOT

action shot
approach shot
big shot
by a long shot
chip shot
drop shot
free shot
high-angle shot
like a shot
long shot
low-angle shot
mug shot
pack shot
parting shot
penalty shot
pistol shot
rifle shot
shot
snap shot
to be a warning shot
tracking shot

Synonyms and antonyms of money shot in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «money shot» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF MONEY SHOT

Find out the translation of money shot to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of money shot from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «money shot» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

钱拍
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

dinero disparo
570 millions of speakers

English

money shot
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

पैसे शॉट
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

لقطة المال
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

деньги выстрел
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

money Shot
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

টাকা শট
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Money Shot
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Wang ditembak
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Geld Schuss
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

マネーショット
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

돈 샷
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Dhuwit dijupuk
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

bắn tiền
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பணம் ஷாட்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

पैसा गोळी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Para atışı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

denaro tiro
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

money Shot
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

гроші постріл
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

împușcat bani
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

shot χρήματα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

geld skoot
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

pengar skott
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

money shot
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of money shot

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «MONEY SHOT»

The term «money shot» is regularly used and occupies the 86.255 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «MONEY SHOT» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «money shot» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «money shot» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about money shot

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «MONEY SHOT»

Discover the use of money shot in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to money shot and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The Money Shot: Trash, Class, and the Making of TV Talk Shows
In this new work, Grindstaff takes us behind the scenes of daytime television talk shows, a genre focused on "real" stories told by "ordinary" people.
Laura Grindstaff, 2008
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Money Shot
The poems in Money Shot are forensic. Just as the money shot in porn is proof of the male orgasm, these poems explore questions of revelation and concealment. What is seen, what is hidden, and how do we know?
Rae Armantrout, 2011
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Heavy Metal Pulp: Money Shot: Netherworld Book Three
Detective Rook Venner was a successful investigating officer for the Hudson Valley Police Department—until the General Sangacha murder case came across his desk and his world exploded.
Christopher Rowley, 2010
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Money Shot
Secret Service Agent Maria "Goose" di Guzman is assigned to Mishkawa Island on a goose-chase of a case when she encounters a greater mystery in sexy park ranger Rush Guthrie.
Susan Sey, 2011
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Money Shot
Angel Dare, a retired porn star and owner of an adult modeling agency, seeks revenge on the people who framed her for murder after locking her in the trunk of a car, battered, raped, and shot.
Christa Faust, 2011
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The Money Shot: Cinema, Sin, and Censorship
Iconoclastic analysis of Australian cinema based on rejection of censorship and the author's passion for popular culture. Volume in the media.culture series edited by McKenzie Wark.
Jane Mills, 2001
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Hard Core: Power, Pleasure, and the "frenzy of the Visible"
proper (that ultimate obscenity) that the money shot is most obviously a fetish. In combining money and sexual pleasure — those simultaneously valuable and dirty things — the money shot most perfectly embodies the profound alienation of  ...
Linda Williams, 1989
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Loving Big Brother: Performance, Privacy and Surveillance Space
A more pessimistic account of the economy of pornography (and one to which Williams also gives considerable weight) is that the lack in the phallic money shot (the Lacanian objet a) will function perfectly well within a fetishistically organized  ...
John Edward McGrath, 2004
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One Last Shot: The Story of Michael Jordan's Comeback
One Last Shot gives Jordan fans the inside scoop they're looking for on basketball's greatest legend, with exclusive interviews from NBA executives, players, and coaches.
Mitchell Krugel, 2007
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Congressional Serial Set
I do not know. They got my money, shot me, and then run off. I never paid any attention where they went. 1747. You speak of one man being in jean clothes and having a wooden leg ; who was the other man ? I could not tell ; both Lad pistols.
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10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «MONEY SHOT»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term money shot is used in the context of the following news items.
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Pro Wrestler Al Snow beats up Actor Barry Ratcliffe in MONEY SHOT
“The highlight,” says Barry Ratcliffe, “was being yelled at by Jessica Sonneborn during comedic tirades and being punched in the face ... «Press Release Rocket, Jul 15»
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We can't stop laughing at this video of a European stuffed into an …
The money shot, of course, comes when the balloon bursts and we can't stop laughing at the stunned look on his face played in slow-mo. «BGR, Jul 15»
3
50 Cent Declares Bankruptcy Amid Court Claims
Evidently this money shot doesn't have much in the way of long lasting financial reward. Like this article? Sign up for our free newsletter to get ... «ValueWalk, Jul 15»
4
NYC's 'pencil tower' trend makes its way to Boston
So to make the skyrocketing prices worth it, many of these new towers offer buyers “the money shot”: a drop-dead view of Central Park. «Boston Globe, Jul 15»
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The Briefcase and Reality TV
This stuff is the money shot for me, much like on Undercover Boss when the CEO finds out that, dagnabbit, those people he pays in peanut ... «SF Weekly, Jul 15»
6
Boogie Knights
Even though he's confessed outright to borrowing the “money shot” of I Am Cuba for Boogie Nights' pool party, Anderson's movies always feel ... «Willamette Week, Jul 15»
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Why are You Not Watching Lifetime's Fantastic 'UnREAL' Yet?
... culturally-acceptable female behavior, and the ultimate perversity of the courtship narrative that is the money shot of shows like The Bachelor. «BlogHer, Jul 15»
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Personal Pride At Stake For Andy Lee & Billy Joe Saunders
Talking a little about the boxer/puncher narrative and Lee's tendency to find a money shot even when behind on the cards, (as he did to against ... «East Side Boxing, Jul 15»
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FILM REVIEW: 'Batkid Begins' hits you right in the feels
Walking hand-in-hand, Johnston gets his Mini-me to press on, and the smile on Miles's cherubic face when their work is done is the money shot ... «Wicked Local Kingston, Jul 15»
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Mission Impossible: Watch Tom Cruise shoot that insane plane scene
The video that we have takes us inside the Airbus A400M just moments before that money shot we've all seen in the trailer was staged. It's the ... «Hindustan Times, Jul 15»

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