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Pronunciation: /ˈkænənbɔːl/

Translation of cannonball in Spanish:


  • 1.1 [Military/Militar] bala (feminine) de cañón
    Example sentences
    • Mortars, as seen in the top right and bottom left hand pictures, were used to fire cannonballs over walls into a courtyard to kill soldiers and cause general damage.
    • Dozens of rounds of ammo, bombs and even cannonballs are fired at the trio, yet don't produce one scratch.
    • Also uncovered were musket balls, cannonballs, a grenade and tools.
    1.2cannonball (service) (in tennis) saque (masculine) or servicio (masculine) fuerte y rasante

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo

  • [colloquial/familiar] ir* como un bólido [colloquial/familiar] we cannonballed down the freeway íbamos como un bólido por la autopista

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An estanco is an establishment selling tobacco, stamps, bus and subway passes and other products whose sale is restricted. Cigarettes etc are sold in bars and cafés but at higher prices. Estancos also sell stationery and sometimes newspapers.