penalty

  • 1 penalty — [ penalti ] n. m. • 1898; mot angl. « pénalisation », même rac. que pénal ♦ Sport Faute grave commise par un footballeur dans la surface de réparation de son camp. L arbitre a sifflé le penalty. Il y a penalty. ♢ Coup de pied tiré de l intérieur… …

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  • 2 penalty — pen·al·ty / pen əl tē/ n pl ties 1: a punishment that is imposed on a wrongdoer by statute or judicial decision 2: a pecuniary sum that by agreement is to be paid by a party who fails to fulfill an obligation to another and that is punitive… …

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  • 3 penalty — pen‧al‧ty [ˈpenlti] noun penalties PLURALFORM [countable] 1. a punishment for breaking a law or rule: penalty for • There will be increased penalties for dumping oil at sea. • The offence carries a maximum …

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  • 4 Penalty — Pe nal*ty, n.; pl. {Penalties}. [F. p[ e]nalit[ e]. See {Penal}.] 1. Penal retribution; punishment for crime or offense; the suffering in person or property which is annexed by law or judicial decision to the commission of a crime, offense, or… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 Penalty — [ˈpɛnl̩tɪ] (engl.: Strafe, Sanktion) bezeichnet im deutschen Sprachraum meistens den mit dem Fuß zu tretenden Strafstoß im Fußball und Rugby. einen Strafschuss bei verschiedenen Hockeyarten, siehe Penalty (Eishockey). den Strafwurf beim Kanupolo …

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  • 6 Penalty — o penalti (del ingl. «penalty»; pl. «penaltys» o «penaltis») m. En fútbol y otros deportes, máxima sanción que consiste en permitir que un jugador solo ante el portero del equipo contrario tire directamente a gol, como castigo a este equipo por… …

    Enciclopedia Universal

  • 7 penalty — ► NOUN (pl. penalties) 1) a punishment imposed for breaking a law, rule, or contract. 2) something unpleasant suffered as a result of an action or circumstance: feeling cold is one of the penalties of old age. 3) a penalty kick or shot. ● under… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 8 penalty — pénalty (angl.) / penálti ( nal ti) s. n., art. pénalty ul / penáltiul ( ti ul); pl. pénalty uri / penáltiuri Trimis de gall, 20.02.2008. Sursa: DOOM 2 …

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  • 9 penalty — penalty, casarse de penalty ► casarse, ► casarse de penalty …

    Diccionario del Argot "El Sohez"

  • 10 penalty of — With liability in case of infraction to the penalty of ● penalty …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 11 penalty — {{hw}}{{penalty}}{{/hw}}(sport) Nel calcio, calcio di rigore …

    Enciclopedia di italiano

  • 12 penalty — / pɛnlti/, it. / pɛnalti/ s. ingl. [der. del lat. poenalis penale ], usato in ital. al femm. o al masch. (sport.) [nel calcio, tiro contro la porta avversaria concesso alla squadra che abbia subito un grave fallo in area di rigore] ▶◀ (calcio di) …

    Enciclopedia Italiana

  • 13 penalty — 1510s, from M.Fr. penalité, from M.L. poenalitatem (nom. poenalitas), from L. poenalis (see PENAL (Cf. penal)). The sporting sense is first recorded 1885 …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 14 penalty — s. m. [Esporte] O mesmo que penálti. • Plural: penalties.   ‣ Etimologia: palavra inglesa …

    Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • 15 penalty — /ˈpɛnalti, ingl. ˈpɛn(J)ltI/ [vc. ingl., dal fr. pénalité «penalità»] s. f. inv. (sport) punizione □ (nel calcio) rigore …

    Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • 16 penalty — [n] punishment amends, amercement, cost, damages, disadvantage, discipline, dues, fall, fine, forfeit, forfeiture, handicap, mortification, mulct, price, rap*, retribution; concepts 344,679 Ant. award, forgiveness, pardon, reward …

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  • 17 penalty — [pen′əl tē] n. pl. penalties [LME penalyte < ML poenalitas < L poenalis: see PENAL] 1. a punishment fixed by law, as for a crime or breach of contract 2. the disadvantage, suffering, handicap, etc. imposed upon an offender or one who does… …

    English World dictionary

  • 18 penalty — noun 1 punishment ADJECTIVE ▪ harsh, heavy, hefty, severe, stiff, strict, substantial, tough ▪ draconian …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 19 Penalty — A penalty is generally a punishment, and may refer to:In law: * Penalty, a sentence (decree of punishment) issued by a court or judge * Penalty, sanctions imposed by a court or judgeIn sports: * Penalty, used to refer to any of various fouls in… …

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  • 20 penalty — n. 1) to impose, mete out a penalty 2) to pay a penalty (to pay the full penalty for one s mistakes) 3) to rescind a penalty 4) a light, mild; maximum; minimum; severe, stiff, strict penalty 5) the death penalty 6) a penalty for 7) on, under… …

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