There are 2 translations of spy in Spanish:

spy1

Pronunciation: /spaɪ/

n (pl spies)

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adj
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Churro is a typical Spanish food, consisting of a long thin cylinder of dough, deep-fried in olive oil and often dusted with sugar. Churros are usually eaten with a thick hot drinking chocolate, especially for breakfast.

There are 2 translations of spy in Spanish:

spy2

vi (spies, spying, spied)

  • 1.1 (watch secretly) espiar* to spy on sb espiar* a algn he used to spy on them solía espiarlos
    More example sentences
    • He often spied on her, watching from the shadows, observing her every gesture.
    • A reporter has been arrested outside the home of Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie for spying on the star couple with binoculars..
    • To pass the time, he spies on his neighbours, watching the real-life soap opera in the building across from his.
    1.2 (work as spy) espiar* he spied for both sides espiaba para ambos bandos to spy on sth/sb espiar* algo/a algn
    More example sentences
    • The Army has charged him with five offenses: sedition, aiding the enemy, spying, espionage and failure to obey a general order.
    • If they are spying for a commercial competitor, the situation is different.
    • The charges against them have been dropped from spying to ‘illegal information collection’, although the new charge still carries a possible jail sentence.

vt (spies, spying, spied)

Phrasal verbs

spy out

v + adv + o
[activities] investigar*; [person] espiar*

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Word of the day prestado
adj
el vestido no es mío, es prestado = it's not my dress, I borrowed it …
Cultural fact of the day

Churro is a typical Spanish food, consisting of a long thin cylinder of dough, deep-fried in olive oil and often dusted with sugar. Churros are usually eaten with a thick hot drinking chocolate, especially for breakfast.