There are 3 translations of bay in Spanish:

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Pronunciation: /beɪ/

n

  • 1 [Geog] bahía (f) the Bay of Biscay el golfo de Vizcaya
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    • Every evening, young lovers meet on the Malecón, a long promenade that curves round the bay.
    • It was an amazing panorama over Hobart, the Derwent Valley and all the inlets, bays and coves that meet the Southern Ocean.
    • Standing a moment longer on the shore he watches the dinghy, until it tacks out of sight on the far side of the broad bay, heading for harbour.
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    • It was imperative to get into the sheltered bays near to the mountains as soon as possible where we might find some respite from the impending storm, so we pressed on relentlessly for another hour or so.
    • As Trevor said this, they passed over the mountains, showing a bay with a large city surrounding it.
    • The Paceville district (pronounced ‘Patchyville’), where she will stay, lies on a hill between two bays.
  • 2
    (loading bay)
    2.1 muelle (m) or plataforma (f) de carga 2.2 (for buses) zona (f) (AmL) , dársena (f) (Esp)
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    • ‘I have found to my disgust able bodied drivers who seem to think it alright to park in these special bays,’ he said.
    • There is also a short-term parking bay outside Blockbusters (marked yellow on the plan).
    • Ideally I would like to see the existing wall moved back to allow room to provide a safe parking bay along this area.
    2.3 [Archit] (in house) saliente (m) or (f); (in church) crujía (f) (before n) bay window ventana (f) en saliente 2.4 (area, recess) espacio (m) parking bay (BrE) plaza (f) de estacionamiento or (Esp) de aparcamiento
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    • Each window projects as a bay, with a base low enough to sit on and wide enough to serve as a generous shelf for flowers and cards.
    • On three floors, a curving stone staircase leads from the hall to the first floor where the principal bedroom has an elegant bay of arched sash windows.
    • No, window walls are not bays or picture windows.
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    • Rebuilding after a fire began in the 1220s at the east end; the main transepts and the first bay of the nave were up by 1260.
    • Work proceeded in 90-ft-square bays using a temporary vertical column rising from each of the tree column pedestals.
    • The new tower, north transept extension, chapel and cloister bays are all built of cut stone laid with lime over solid brickwork.
  • 3at bay acorralado to bring sth/sb to bay acorralar algo/a algn to keep o hold sth/sb at bay mantener* algo/a algn a raya, contener* algo/a algn
  • 5bay (tree) laurel (m)
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    • The experiment (conducted May - June 2000) tested whole and torn leaves from 10 bay trees, 10 oak trees, and 10 toyon trees at our research site.
    • Leaves on the sweet bay and bigleaf (M. macrophylla) have silvery undersides that shimmer in the wind.
    • Among the others are tanoaks, California black oaks, Shreve's oaks, madrones, rhododendrons, manzanita, big leaf maples and bay laurels.
  • 6 (horse, pony) caballo (m) zaino or castaño
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    • It was a bay, with a liver chestnut body and gleaming black legs.
    • Like any event where you get a mixture of breeds, there were paints, sorrels, bays and palominos… almost anything you could want!
    • The famous bay now heads for a life of retirement at the age of 17.

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Today is Fiesta de Santiago (St James' Day). The famous Camino de Santiago, the pilgrimage of thousands of people from all over Spain and many other parts of Europe to the holy city of Santiago de Compostela, takes place in the week leading up to St James' Day, 25 July. The city also has its fiestas around this time. The streets are full of musicians and performers for two weeks of celebrations culminating in the Festival del Apóstol.

There are 3 translations of bay in Spanish:

bay2

vi

  • [hounds] aullar* to bay at the moon aullarle* a la luna newspapers were baying for the arrest of those responsible la prensa clamaba por que se detuviera a los responsables
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    • The police dogs are baying to be released as the newly arrived officers are gathered in for the briefing.
    • Knowing that she was still in danger if she remained here, I lifted her tenderly and took flight, dogs baying at our heels as I loped along darkened paths.
    • They hadn't gone more than another half click before they heard dogs baying in the distance.

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Cultural fact of the day

Today is Fiesta de Santiago (St James' Day). The famous Camino de Santiago, the pilgrimage of thousands of people from all over Spain and many other parts of Europe to the holy city of Santiago de Compostela, takes place in the week leading up to St James' Day, 25 July. The city also has its fiestas around this time. The streets are full of musicians and performers for two weeks of celebrations culminating in the Festival del Apóstol.

There are 3 translations of bay in Spanish:

bay3

adj

  • [horse] zaino, castaño
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    • This is not equine racism, just the obvious conclusion that the brown, black and bay horses are in the vast majority, and can always gang up on a grey, especially when I have bet on it.
    • She even went for one little black mare with a bay foal at her side, but was finally outbid at $6,000.
    • When it is said that this bay colt, recently bought by the businessman Michael Tabor, is the apple of his trainer's eye, the words are much more than the usual conjecture.

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Cultural fact of the day

Today is Fiesta de Santiago (St James' Day). The famous Camino de Santiago, the pilgrimage of thousands of people from all over Spain and many other parts of Europe to the holy city of Santiago de Compostela, takes place in the week leading up to St James' Day, 25 July. The city also has its fiestas around this time. The streets are full of musicians and performers for two weeks of celebrations culminating in the Festival del Apóstol.