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Meaning of “slap” - Learner’s Dictionary

slap

noun [C]     /slæp/
a hit with the flat, inside part of your handHitting and beatingPunishing by causing pain
Translations of “slap”
in Arabic صَفْعة…
in Korean 손바닥으로 철썩 때리기…
in Malaysian tampar…
in French gifle…
in Turkish tokat, şamar, tokat atma…
in Italian schiaffo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 打, 拍,摑, 掌擊…
in Russian шлепок, пощечина…
in Polish uderzenie, klaps…
in Vietnamese cái tát, cái vỗ, cái đập…
in Spanish dar un bofetón a, bofetón, palmada…
in Portuguese tapa, bofetão…
in Thai การตบ…
in German der Klaps…
in Catalan bufetada…
in Japanese 平手打ち…
in Indonesian tamparan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 打, 拍,掴, 掌击…
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