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leisure
American English: /ˈliʒər/
, /ˈlɛʒər/
British English: /ˈlɛʒə/

Translation of leisure in Spanish:

noun

  • uncountablepeople nowadays have more leisure
    actualmente la gente dispone de or tiene más tiempo libre
    to live o lead a life of leisure
    llevar una vida de ocio
    to have the leisure to + infinitive
    disponer de tiempo para + infinitive
    now I'm a gentleman/lady of leisure [humorous]
    ahora me doy la gran vida
    read it at your leisure
    léalo cuando le venga bien
    (before noun) (activity)
    de tiempo libre
    leisure industry
    industria (feminine) del ocio or entretenimiento
    leisure pursuits
    pasatiempos (masculine plural)
    leisure time
    tiempo (masculine) libre
    ratos (masculine plural) libres
    Example sentences
    • Making room for relaxation and enjoyment of leisure activities is vital for all of us.
    • Campaigning youngsters are demanding more leisure activities and increased police patrols in the borough to clamp down on rowdy youths.
    • I take enjoyment and satisfaction from my work, my family and leisure activities.

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