There are 3 translations of standby in Spanish:

standby1

Pronunciation: /ˈstændbaɪ/

n (pl -bys)

  • 1.1 (thing, person one can turn to) that old standby 'working late at the office' el viejo recurso de 'tengo que trabajar hasta tarde en la oficina' frozen meals are a useful standby in case unexpected guests arrive las comidas congeladas son muy socorridas si llegan visitas inesperadas you should always carry a spare fan belt as a standby siempre se debe llevar una correa de ventilador de repuesto por lo que pudiera pasar I'm here as a standby in case John can't play estoy de reserva or de suplente por si John no puede jugar 1.2 (state of readiness) to be on standby [police/squadron] estar* en estado de alerta [appliance] estar* en posición de espera or en standby [engineer] estar* de guardia (before n) standby time tiempo (m) de autonomía 1.3standby (ticket) [Aviat] pasaje (m) or (Esp) billete (m) stand-by

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.

There are 3 translations of standby in Spanish:

standby2

adj

(before n)
  • 1.1 (ready for emergency) [generator/equipment] de emergencia, de reserva to be on standby duty estar* de guardia standby facility [Fin] línea (f) de crédito stand-by or de disposición inmediata 1.2 [Aviat] [passenger/ticket/fare] stand-by (adj inv)

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Cultural fact of the day

A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.

There are 3 translations of standby in Spanish:

standby3

adv

  • [fly/go] stand-by

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.