There are 2 translations of volley in Spanish:

volley1

Pronunciation: /ˈvɑːli; ˈvɒli/

n

  • 1 (of shots) descarga (f) (cerrada); (of protests, blows) lluvia (f) a volley of abuse una sarta or retahíla de insultos a volley of applause una salva de aplausos
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    • Normal war tactics involved massed ranks of lightly armed or armoured archers firing large volleys of arrows into formations of targets.
    • Royal Marines fired three volleys over the grave at the interment.
    • The archers obeyed and sent a volley of arrows onto the heads of the enemy.
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    • Maybe lesser mortals would have been put off by the volley of abuse he directed at her but in the end she triumphed, aided and abetted by passers by and stallholders.
    • My poor buddy didn't know what she had done wrong and could only stare in bewilderment at the volley of words being directed at her.
    • Drunken hecklers were a different matter: the only way to handle them was to unleash a volley of abuse, humbling them with a few crushing put-downs.
  • 2 [Sport/Deporte] volea (feminine) on the volley (in tennis) de volea (in soccer) en el aire
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    • The challenges included running, catching, balancing tennis balls on rackets and practising ground strokes and volleys.
    • He has won each of his first eight service points with a mixture of aces, volleys and ground strokes.
    • The Liverpool striker scored with a volley that took the breath away.

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vt
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There are 2 translations of volley in Spanish:

volley2

vt

  • [ball] volear
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    • He chipped the ball over the head of a defender before volleying the ball to the back of the net from inside the penalty area.
    • Once you have mastered this routine, work on repeating the drill but volley each ball.
    • Instead of volleying the ball he would score goals in training with his knees.

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Word of the day reubicar
vt
to relocate …
Cultural fact of the day

In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.