Die Übersetzung von "idle" - Englisch-Katalanisch Wörterbuch


adjective uk /ˈaɪ·dl/ us /ˈɑɪ·dəl/

not working or being used

The factory has stood idle for over a year.

not serious or having no real purpose

frívol, va
idle gossip
This is no idle threat.

lazy and not willing to work

mandrós, gandul
He knows what has to be done, he’s just bone idle (= extremely lazy).
idly adverb /ˈaɪd·li/ /ˈɑɪd·li/

uk /ˈaɪ·dl/ us /ˈɑɪ·dəl/

to spend time doing nothing

fer el gandul, perdre el temps
We saw her idling in the school grounds.

(Die Übersetzung von "idle" von Cambridge Wörterbuch Englisch-Katalanisch © Cambridge University Press)