Synonyms of clout in English:


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See Spanish definition of tortazo


1‘I gave him a clout on the ear’

smack, slap, thump, punch, blow, hit, knock, bang, cuff, box, spanking, spank, tap, clip
informal whack, wallop, clobbering, sock

2‘the negotiating clout of a large business’

influence, power, pull, weight, sway, leverage, control, say, mastery, dominance, domination, advantage
authority, prestige, standing, stature, rank
informal teeth, beef, muscle


1‘he started to clout me around the head’

hit, strike, punch, smack, slap, cuff, thump, beat, batter, pound, pummel, thrash, rap, spank, buffet, hammer, bang, knock, box someone's ears
wallop, belt, whack, clobber, sock, clip, bop, biff, swipe, tan, lay one on