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Spanish translation of “pounce”


verb /pauns/
to jump suddenly, in order to seize or attack
saltar sobre; precipitarse; abalanzarse sobre
The cat waited beside the birdcage, ready to pounce.
pounce on phrasal verb to leap upon (eg one’s prey) in order to attack or grab it
saltar sobre; abalanzarse sobre
The tiger pounced on its victim.
(Definition of pounce from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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