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Definición de “slap” en inglés

slap

noun (HIT)    /slæp/
C2 [C] a quick hit with the flat part of the hand or other flat object : She gave her son a slap for behaving badly .Hitting and beatingPunishing by causing pain a slap in the face C2 informal an action that insults or upsets someone: It was a real slap in the face for him when she refused to go out to dinner with him.Insults and abuseTreating people or animals badly a slap on the back the action of hitting someone in a friendly way on the back in order to show praise for something they have done: He's won - give him a slap on the back.Praising and applaudingExaggerating and playing down a slap on the wrist informal a gentle warning or punishment : The judge gave Minna a slap on the wrist for not wearing her seat belt .Punishing and punishmentsPunishing by causing painHitting and beatingThreats and warnings
(Definition of slap noun (HIT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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