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
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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
someone who calls the shots
gonna be a baller, shot caller!
by Holla Back! January 26, 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
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
a baller; a player; someone who calls all the shots around him.
by Al January 20, 2003