Translations for SLA

1

bolt(noun)

a bar to fasten a door etc

We have a bolt as well as a lock on the door.

2

slog(verb)

to hit hard (usually without aiming carefully)

She slogged him with her handbag.

3

beat(verb)

to strike or hit repeatedly

Beat the drum.

4

lash(verb)

to strike with a lash

He lashed the horse with his whip.

5

bat(verb)

to use a bat

He bats with his left hand.

6

latch(noun)

a catch of wood or metal used to fasten a door etc

She lifted the latch and walked in.

7

lettuce(noun)

a type of green plant with large leaves used as a salad.

8

chime(verb)

(of a clock) to indicate the time by chiming

The clock chimed 9 o'clock.

9

kick(verb)

(of a gun) to jerk or spring back violently when fired.

10

pulsate(verb)

to beat or throb.

11

knock(verb)

to cause to move, especially to fall, by hitting (often accidentally)

She knocked a vase on to the floor while she was dusting.

12

mow(verb)

to cut (grass etc) with a scythe or mower

He mowed the lawn.

13

bang(verb)

to hit or strike violently, often making a loud noise

The child banged his drum; He banged the book down angrily on the table.

14

punch(verb)

to hit with the fist

He punched him on the nose.

15

hit(verb)

to make hard contact with (something), and force or cause it to move in some direction

The batsman hit the ball (over the wall).

16

bat(verb)

to strike (the ball) with a bat

He batted the ball.

17

beat(verb)

to win against

She beat me in a contest.

18

bar(noun)

a bolt

a bar on the door.

19

swat(verb)

to crush (a fly etc) by slapping it with something flat

He swatted the fly with a folded newspaper.

20

knock(verb)

to put into a certain state or position by hitting

He knocked the other man senseless.

21

dial(verb)

to turn a telephone dial to get a number

She dialled the wrong number.

22

drive(verb)

to hit hard

He drove a nail into the door; He drove a golf-ball from the tee.

23

beat(verb)

to move in a regular rhythm

My heart is beating faster than usual.

24

sock(verb)

(slang) to strike someone hard with the fist

He socked the burglar (on the jaw).

25

break(verb)

to do better than (a sporting etc record).

26

swipe(verb)

to hit hard

She swiped the tennis ball over the net; He swiped at the wasp but didn't hit it.

27

strike(verb)

to (make something) sound

He struck a note on the piano/violin; The clock struck twelve.

28

strike(verb)

to impress, or give a particular impression to (a person)

I was struck by the resemblance between the two men; How does the plan strike you?; It / The thought struck me that she had come to borrow money.

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

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