pelota

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English[edit]

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Noun[edit]

pelota (uncountable)

  1. any of a variety of Spanish sports played against a wall

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Esperanto[edit]

Adjective[edit]

pelota (plural pelotaj, accusative singular pelotan, accusative plural pelotajn)

  1. singular future passive participle of peli

Finnish[edit]

Verb[edit]

pelota

  1. Indicative present connegative form of pelottaa.
  2. Second-person singular imperative present form of pelottaa.
  3. Second-person singular imperative present connegative form of pelottaa.

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French[edit]

Verb[edit]

pelota

  1. third-person singular past historic of peloter

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Occitan pelota, from Latin pila.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pelota f (plural pelotas)

  1. ball

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Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

pelota f (plural pelotas)

  1. ball
  2. teacher's pet; brown noser

Usage notes[edit]

Teacher's pet sense: term may be m or f depending on the gender of the person being referred to. An associated hand gesture is waving a hand up or down as if bouncing a ball.