Definition of push shot in English:

push shot

Pronunciation /ˈpʊʃ ʃɒt/


  • A shot in which the ball is pushed rather than hit; (Billiards, Snooker, and Pool) a shot, now a foul stroke, in which the ball is pushed with the cue, or in which the cue, the cue ball, and the object ball are all in contact at the instant the shot is made; compare push stroke , "push".


Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Appleton (Wisconsin) Motor.