There are 2 translations of lob in Spanish:

lob1

Pronunciation: /lɑːb; lɒb/

vt (-bb-)

  • [ball] lanzar* por lo alto he lobbed the ball over her (in tennis) le hizo un lob or un globo [stone/grenade] tirar or lanzar* por lo alto
    More example sentences
    • Our leaders seem intent on lobbing cruise missiles like craps dice: gambling that the precise use of unprovoked force will effect peace.
    • We lob cruise missiles and I am not critical of that, but I think that has been the attitude - well they are not going to respond.
    • Suddenly, the green-and-white-clad morons began taunting the Thistle crowd, before lobbing missiles in their direction.

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.

There are 2 translations of lob in Spanish:

lob2

n

  • [Sport] globo (m), lob (m)
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    • Within seven minutes of the start Dalglish scored with a lob, striking the ball from the edge of the box without even looking up.
    • May twice scored by sealing his defender, catching a lob from Raymond Felton and converting a layup.
    • His desperate opponent returns a weak shot or a lob, either of which he puts away with careless bravado.
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    • WG Grace kept wicket while Lyttelton bowled underarm lobs… and snapped up 4 for 19.
    • The most successful bowler was, in fact, the wicketkeeper - Alfred Lyttelton took 4 for 19, bowling underarm lobs while WG Grace kept wicket.
    • Australia were amassing a huge score (Billy Murdoch had just scored the first Test double-century) when Lyttelton came on to propel his underarm lobs.

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.