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

Translation of volley in German:

noun

  • 1
    (discharge of missiles)
    Salve, die
    a volley of stones/arrows
    ein Hagel von Steinen/Pfeilen
    ein Stein-/Pfeilhagel
  • 2 [figurative]a volley of oaths/curses
    eine Schimpfkanonade
    direct a volley of questions at somebody
    jemanden mit Fragen bombardieren
  • 3 (in tennis)
    Volley, der
    (in football)
    Volleyschuss, der

transitive verb

  • (in tennis and football)
    vollieren

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