Translation of highball in Spanish:

highball

highball, n.

Pronunciation /ˈhaɪˌbɔl//ˈhʌɪbɔːl/

noun

  • 1

    (drink)
    highball masculine
    (whisky con soda) jaibol masculine Mexico
    • However, there are times when I want to be able to enter a bar and have a highball and a ciggy, health concerns be damned.
    • We found twelve boxes of glassware that my father had won - glasses for old fashioneds, manhattans, margaritas, highballs, beer, and wine.
    • Shake all ingredients for 15 seconds and strain into a highball glass filled with ice, garnish with apple slice.
    • CEOs, like other executives, may see it as part of their job to have a few highballs at a business dinner or to let loose a bit at the company holiday party.
    • Some bars sell highballs for as little as 75 cents, allowing some people to knock them back like there's no tomorrow.
  • 2

    (drinking glass)
    vaso de whisky masculine
    vaso de jaibol masculine Mexico

intransitive verb

US
informal

  • 1

    ir a toda máquina informal
    ir a todo lo que da informal
    ir a toda pastilla informal
    • The level of the fighting was apparent as we highballed toward the base's gate.
    • We made an on-time stop at Gainesville, GA at 7: 43 AM, and then highballed towards Atlanta.
    • We then highballed nonstop to Jamaica, following the same route through Queens as we had taken earlier.

transitive verb

  • 1

    to highball it salir a toda máquina / a todo lo que da / a toda pastilla informal