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headbanging

Pronunciation: /ˈhedbæŋɪŋ/

Translation of headbanging in Spanish:

noun/nombre

uncountable/no numerable
  • 1.1 [Music/Música] sacudidas (feminine plural) de cabeza, headbanging (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • Loud music and headbanging are on the menu tomorrow night as a tsunami fundraising concert is set to rock revellers.
    • Sadly, there'll be no headbanging along in a car to this one, as its a little too off the wall for its own good - and a rather messy way of bringing the album to a close.
    • While the latter element veers dangerously close to rap-metal territory and there is a decided lack of double-time blasts for maximum headbanging, you'll spend most of this album being too shocked at how well it all works to really care.
    1.2 [Medicine/Medicina] sacudidas (feminine plural) involuntarias de la cabeza

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