wallop

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wallop(
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luhp
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to hit)
a. dar una paliza a
The boxer walloped his opponent in the third round and won the fight by a technical KO.El boxeador le dio una paliza a su oponente en el tercer round y ganó la pelea por KO técnico.
The old woman walloped the thief after he tried to steal her purse.La vieja le dio una paliza al ladrón luego de que este tratara de robarle el bolso.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to defeat)
a. dar una paliza a
This game is going to be brutal. Last time we got walloped.Este partido va a ser durísimo. La vez pasada nos dieron una paliza.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(blow)
a. el golpazo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
The moment the words were out of Dwight's mouth, Alex gave him a wallop.Apenas salieron las palabras de la boca de Dwight, Alex le dio un golpazo.
4. (powerful effect)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Look out. The drinks here pack quite a wallop.Cuidado. Los tragos aquí son bastante potentes.
The movie is primarily a comedy, but the climax delivers an unexpected emotional wallop.La película es ante todo una comedia, pero el clímax asesta un inesperado golpe emocional.
5.
A very informal word or phrase used by a particular group or community as a substitute for standard language (e.g. joint, john).
(slang)
(beer) (United Kingdom)
a. la cerveza
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
Do you fancy a wallop, mate?¿Te apetece una cerveza, mano?
b. la chela
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(Andes)
Regionalism used in Central America: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama
(Central America)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
Have a wallop from the fridge if you like.Toma una cerveza del refri si quieres.
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wallop
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. el tortazo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
b. el madrazo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
2. (general)
a. dar un tortazo or
b. madrazo a
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
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wallop [ˈwɒləp]
noun
1 (blow) golpe (m) fuerte; golpazo (informal) (m)
wallop! (sound) ¡zas!; to give sb a wallop pegar fuerte a algn; it packs a wallop es muy fuerte; tiene mucho efecto
2 (Britain) (beer) cerveza (f)
transitive verb
(strike) golpear fuertemente; (punish) dar una paliza a; zurrar (informal);
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