- 1 1.1 (blow) porrazo (m) [familiar/colloquial], golpe (m), madrazo (m) (Méx) [familiar/colloquial] she gave herself a bash on the head se dio un porrazo en la cabeza [familiar/colloquial]More example sentences1.2 (dent) (BrE) abolladura (f), madrazo (m) (Méx) [familiar/colloquial]
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- Her head hit the pavement with a muffled bash, and she was knocked unconscious.
- The oaf wouldn't know the difference between a crotchet, a quaver, and a bash in the chops with a bassoon.
- His reward was a bash in the head with the butt of a gun.
- Their amazing efforts started in June 2004 when the group decided to have a bash at breaking the record £10,000 previously raised by doing so.
- So do have a bash at it, even if you're not 100% confident of your answers.
- I'd like to have a bash at playing Gustav von Aschenbach in Death In Venice, please.
- 2 (party) juerga (f) [familiar/colloquial]More example sentences
- New York Social Diary is your link to the parties, events, openings, launches, shindigs, bashes, and general social whirlwind that is the East Coast social scene.
- The event was a birthday bash for KIK Corp. supremo and new Toronto Argonauts owner David Cynamon, who chartered the Air Canada jet.
- My birthday party was a joint bash with a good friend from College, the English Civil War Historian.
- 1.1 (hit) pegarle* a shut up or I'll bash your face (in)! ¡cállate o te parto la cara! [familiar/colloquial] I bashed my knee on o against the door me golpeé or [familiar/colloquial] me reventé la rodilla contra la puerta bash the ice with a stone machaque el hielo con una piedraMore example sentences1.2 (criticize) [unions/feminists] despotricar* contra
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- I had forgot how much fun bashing the drums really hard is.
- At the moment the keys on the piano are bashed rather hard.
- Keep your eye on these hooks: sometimes even their incredibly sharp points can bend over when the current bashes them against hard rocks.
- Critics also bashed the law for limiting access to information and privacy.
- Critics who bash such films as Happy Times as being heavy-handed misinterpret the key differences between Eastern and Western cinema.
- The critics who bash Harrington the most tend to overlook the problems Detroit has had with its passing game since his arrival.
bash aheadv + adv
bash around(BrE) bash about v + o + adv
bash downv + o + adv, v + adv + o
- [colloquial/familiar] echar abajo
bash intov + prep + o
bash onv + adv
- to bash on with sth seguir* adelante con algo (a pesar de las dificultades), echarle para adelante con algo [familiar/colloquial] well, let's bash on bueno, echémosle para adelante or (AmL tb) echémosle para adelante nomás [familiar/colloquial]
bash outv + o + adv, v + adv + o [colloquial/familiar]
bash upv + o + adv, v + adv + o (BrE)