Top Definition
an individual in a gang who has a high status. This person "calls the shots", but he dosen't carry it out, hes already done that role, hence his elevated status.
Shot caller: Go kill this dude named tone, you can find him on 34th street, apartment 419.
by drew December 25, 2003
an individual who runs the prison, even respected by the guards. the wardon of the inmates, runs the asylum, unbreakable, high commisary status, mostlikely a lifer and deadly. always keeping people from taking his place.
example being michael santos is a fuckin shot caller
by joshua001 February 26, 2007
He/she who calls the shots. i.e. decides what's going down.
Dat phlix is sum ill bigballer and a shotcaller
by phlix June 26, 2003
Word also used in popular video game League of Legends. Player may get Shot callers "status" in team if he makes good strategic decisions, based on actions opposite team does.
Possible chatlog:
(Renekton): Jungle and top are at the top-line and top's tele is down. Let's rush Dragon! (This line is shot caller's line and he just read the situation and made a suggestion for the rest of the team.)
(Caitlyn): On the way.
(Rek Sai): I'll take red first, then moving to Drag.
by Jadoka July 13, 2015
A word used in Counterstrike; Someone that walks into a warzone and leaves it while alive.
Scott's a shot-caller.
by Dr PoLiSh April 15, 2004
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