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British English: /slap/
American English: /slæp/

Translation of slap in Italian:



transitive verb forma in -ing ecc. -pp-

  • 1 (hit)
    dare una pacca a
    (person, animal)
    to slap somebody for, for doing
    colpire qualcuno per, per avere fatto
    to slap somebody on the arm, leg o to slap somebody's arm, leg
    colpire qualcuno sul braccio, sulla gamba
    to slap somebody across the face
    dare uno schiaffo o mollare un ceffone a qualcuno
    to slap a child's bottom
    dare una sculacciata a un bambino
    to slap somebody on the back
    (in friendly way)
    dare una pacca sulle spalle a qualcuno
    [figurative] (congratulate)
    congratularsi con qualcuno
    to slap one's thighs
    darsi una pacca sulle cosce
    to slap somebody in the face
    dare uno schiaffo o una sberla a qualcuno
    dare uno schiaffo (morale) a qualcuno
    to slap somebody on the wrist [figurative]
    tirare gli orecchi a qualcuno
  • 2 (put) See examples:he slapped the money (down) on the table
    ha sbattuto i soldi sul tavolo
    he slapped some paint on the wall
    diede qualche pennellata sul muro
    she slapped some make-up on her face
    si è data un po' di trucco sul viso
    they slapped 50p on the price [informal]
    hanno aumentato il prezzo di 50 penny

Phrasal verbs

slap around

[informal] slap [somebody] around

slap down:

1 slap [something] down, slap down [something] (put)
posare con violenza
(book, money)
to slap something down on
sbattere qualcosa su
(table, counter)
2 slap [somebody] down

slap on

[informal] slap [something] on, slap on [something] 1.1 (apply)
1.2 (add to price) See examples:they slapped on 50p
hanno aumentato il prezzo di 50 penny

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