Translation of "standby" - English-Italian dictionary


noun uk /ˈstænd·baɪ/ us /ˈstændˌbɑɪ/
be on standby

to be ready to do something or to be used if needed

essere pronto/predisposto, essere di riserva, essere in lista di attesa
I left the TV on standby. Ho lasciato la TV in standby.

(Translation of “standby” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)