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I spy
Pronunciation: /aɪ spaɪ/

Translation of I spy in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • (British English)
    Example sentences
    • In the beginning we'd amused ourselves by telling stories from our childhood and playing everything from I spy to the slug-bug game.
    • I loved playing I spy with my little eye, something beginning with ‘E'. I loved talking to the shiny silver robot.
    • Will and I talked most of the day and played noughts and crosses and I spy when we weren't.

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    In some Andean countries, particularly Chile, onces is a light meal eaten between five and six p.m., the equivalent of "afternoon tea" in Britain. In Colombia, on the other hand, onces is a light snack eaten between breakfast and lunch. It is also known as mediasnueves.