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British English: bash /bæʃ/ NOUN
A bash is a party or celebration.
...one of the biggest showbiz bashes of the year.
  • American English: bash
  • Arabic: حَفْلَة
  • Brazilian Portuguese: festa
  • Chinese: 聚会
  • Croatian: zabava
  • Czech: oslava
  • Danish: fest
  • Dutch: feest
  • European Spanish: juerga
  • Finnish: bileet luja lyönti
  • French: fiesta
  • German: Schlag
  • Greek: πάρτι
  • Italian: festa
  • Japanese: 強打
  • Korean: 강타
  • Norwegian: voldsomt slag
  • Polish: balanga
  • European Portuguese: farra
  • Romanian: petrecere
  • Russian: вечеринка
  • Spanish: juerga
  • Swedish: vrakfest
  • Thai: งานฉลอง
  • Turkish: cümbüş
  • Ukrainian: бенкет
  • Vietnamese: bữa tiệc
British English: bash /bæʃ/ VERB
If you bash someone or something, you hit them hard in a rough way.
I bashed him on the head.
  • American English: bash
  • Arabic: يَضْرِبُ بِعُنْف
  • Brazilian Portuguese: bater
  • Chinese: 猛击
  • Croatian: snažno udariti
  • Czech: praštit
  • Danish: banke
  • Dutch: beuken
  • European Spanish: golpear
  • Finnish: pamauttaa
  • French: frapper
  • German: schlagen
  • Greek: συντρίβω
  • Italian: colpire con violenza
  • Japanese: 強打する
  • Korean: 강타하다
  • Norwegian: banke
  • Polish: walnąć
  • European Portuguese: bater
  • Romanian: a lovi
  • Russian: избивать
  • Spanish: golpear
  • Swedish: slå smälla till
  • Thai: ทุบหรือตีอย่างแรง
  • Turkish: şiddetle vurmak
  • Ukrainian: сильно бити
  • Vietnamese: đập mạnh


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