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British English: /ˈvɒli/
American English: /ˈvɑli/

Translation of volley in French:


  • 1 (Sport) (in tennis)
    (in soccer) reprise (f) de volée
    to miss a volley (in tennis)
    rater une volée
    to practise one's volleys (in tennis)
    s'entraîner à la volée
    to hit ou kick the ball on the volley
    frapper la balle de volée
  • 3 [figurative] (series)a volley of
    un feu roulant de (questions, words)
    une bordée de (insults, oaths)

transitive verb

  • (Sport) (in tennis)
    prendre [quelque chose] de volée (ball)
    (in soccer) reprendre [quelque chose] de volée (ball)

intransitive verb

  • (Sport) (in tennis)
    jouer à la volée
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