Übersetzung von “lee” — Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch


noun uk /liː/ us /liː/
the lees

the substance that is left at the bottom of a container of liquid, especially in a bottle of wine

los posos

(Übersetzung von “lee” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)


noun /liː/

the sheltered side, away from the wind

abrigo, sotavento, socaire
We sat in the lee of the rock.
leeward adjective

on the side of something which is sheltered from the wind

de sotaviento
The bay is situated on the leeward side of the island.

in the same direction as the wind is blowing

de sotaviento
The boat was heading in a leeward direction.
leeway noun

the drifting of a ship etc away from its true course, or the amount of this.


lost time

He has a lot of leeway to make up at school after being away ill.

extra space, time etc allowed

margen de libertad, flexibilidad
Book the later flight so as to allow yourself some leeway in case you’re delayed.

(Übersetzung von “lee” aus dem PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)