Translation of "lob" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ T ] uk /lɒb/ us /lɑːb/ -bb-

to throw something so that it goes high in the air in a curve

Police started lobbing (= throwing) tear gas canisters into the crowd. 警察开始向人群投掷催泪弹。

(in some sports) to hit, kick, or throw the ball high in the air so that it goes over the head of your opponent :

The goalkeeper had come out of the goal and Webster lobbed the ball over his head into the empty net.
noun [ C ] uk /lɒb/ us /lɑːb/

a high, curving hit of a ball

Jones hit a beautiful lob over his opponent's head. 琼斯一记漂亮的挑高球,球从对手的头顶上飞了过去。

(Translation of “lob” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)