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American English: /ˈkænənˌbɔl/
British English: /ˈkanənbɔːl/

Translation of cannonball in Spanish:


  • 1 (Military)
    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.
  • 2cannonball (service) (in tennis)
    saque (masculine) fuerte y rasante
    servicio (masculine) fuerte y rasante

intransitive verb

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