clobber Significado en Diccionario Cambridge Inglés
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Significado de “clobber” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "clobber" - Diccionario Inglés

See all translations

clobberverb [T]

uk   /ˈklɒb.ər/  us   /ˈklɑː.bɚ/ informal

clobber verb [T] (HIT)

to ​hit someone or something hard and ​repeatedly: If you do that again, I'll clobber you (one). to ​punish someone: The ​government is ​proposing new ​measures to clobber ​taxdodgers. to ​harm someone ​financially: The new ​supermarket is really going to clobber the ​smalllocalshops.

clobber verb [T] (DEFEAT)

to ​defeatcompletely: The ​government clobbered the opposition's ​proposals.

clobbernoun [U]

uk   /ˈklɒb.ər/  us   /ˈklɑː.bɚ/ UK informal
possessions, ​especially those that you ​carry around with you, or ​clothes: I've got ​far too much clobber in my ​handbag. Did you ​bring all ​yourtennis clobber?
(Definition of clobber from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "clobber" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

See all translations

clobberverb [T]

 us   /ˈklɑb·ər/

clobber verb [T] (HIT)

infml to ​hit hard: He got clobbered by a ​piece of ​fallingrock.fig. A ​severestorm clobbered the ​region.

clobber verb [T] (DEFEAT)

to ​defeatcompletely: The ​party has been clobbered by a ​string of ​humiliatingpoliticallosses.
(Definition of clobber from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de clobber
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Palabra del día
public school

in England, an expensive type of private school (= school paid for by parents not by the government)

Palabra del día

Introducing a new author and a new weekly blog post!
Introducing a new author and a new weekly blog post!
by Cambridge Dictionaries Online,
August 27, 2015
The English language is constantly changing. You know that. But did you know that at Cambridge Dictionaries Online we keep track of the changes? We continually add new words and new meanings to our online dictionary for learners of English. Some of them are new to English entirely (neologisms), and some

Aprende más 

hyperpalatable adjective
hyperpalatable adjective
August 24, 2015
describes food with heightened levels of sugar and salt, intended to be extremely appealing In Brazil, where the prevalence of overweight and obese adults has doubled since 1980, crisps, biscuits, energy bars and sugary drinks formulated to be ‘hyper-palatable’ are much more widely eaten than previously.

Aprende más