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Son given very warm drink (4)


I believe the answer is:


Here is my best explanation:

'drink' is the definition.


'son given very warm' is the subsidiary indication.

'son' becomes 's'.

'given' is a charade indicator (letters next to each other).

'very warm' becomes 'hot' (I've seen this before).


This clue was last seen in The Times

(Other definitions for shot that I've seen before include "Small drink; photograph", "Fired - attempt", "Photo; small drink", "Lead pellet", "Goal attempt", "Sent a bullet", "Charge", "Short drink; attempt", "Photo; lead pellets" and "Photo; try".)


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