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underarm

Pronunciation: /ˈʌndərɑːrm; ˈʌndərɑːm/

Translation of underarm in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

(before noun/delante del nombre)
  • 1.1underarm odor olor (masculine) a transpiración or [colloquial/familiar] a sobaco underarm deodorant desodorante (masculine) (para las axilas) 1.2 [Sport/Deporte] [service/bowling] sin levantar el brazo por encima del hombro
    Example sentences
    • And it wasn't some nice, looping, underarm throw that would have guaranteed the bottle would land safely in Drifter's hands, either.
    • He throws from a slightly underarm angle, but his pitches can reach 93 mph, an unusually high velocity for pitchers with that type of delivery.
    • Ii'S clear from the history of cricket that bowling has gone through an evolution from underarm bowling to overarm bowling.

adverb/adverbio

  • sin levantar el brazo por encima del hombro

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