oplawaai

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Dutch[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: op‧la‧waai

Etymology[edit]

op 'on' + lawaai 'noise'

Noun[edit]

oplawaai m (plural oplawaaien, diminutive oplawaaitje n)

  1. A sounding blow, punch, as with a fist
  2. (figuratively) A hard hit, bad blow, inadversity such as a setback

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