Translation of "slap" - English-Portuguese dictionary

slap

verb uk /slæp/ us /slæp/ present participle slapping, past tense and past participle slapped

to hit someone with the flat, inside part of your hand

estapear, bater, esbofetear
She slapped him across the face.
noun uk /slæp/ us /slæp/

a hit with the flat, inside part of your hand

tapa, bofetão
a slap in the face

something someone does that insults or upsets you

um tapa na cara
After all that hard work, losing my job was a real slap in the face.

(Translation of “slap” from the Cambridge English–Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)