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Spanish translation of “pounce”

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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.
Translations of “pounce”
in Korean (갑자기) 덮치다…
in Arabic يَنْقَضّ عَلى…
in French bondir…
in Italian piombare, balzare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 猛撲,猛衝,突然襲擊…
in Russian набрасываться…
in Turkish üstüne atlayıp/çullanıp yakalamak…
in Polish rzucać się…
in Portuguese lançar-se…
in German sich stürzen…
in Catalan abalançar-se…
in Japanese 飛びかかる, 飛びつく…
in Chinese (Simplified) 猛扑,猛冲,突然袭击…
(Definition of pounce from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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