Translation of "spare" - English-Japanese dictionary


adjective uk /speər/ us /speər/

B1 If something is spare, it is extra and not being used.

予備の, 余分の, 控えの
a spare bedroom
a spare tyre
spare cash
spare time

A2 time when you are not working

余暇, 空き時間
I enjoy gardening in my spare time.
verb uk /speər/ us /speər/ present participle sparing, past tense and past participle spared

to give time or money to someone

(時間を)割く, (金を)分け与える, 貸す
I have to go soon, but I can spare a few minutes.
noun uk /speər/ us /speər/

an extra thing that is not being used, and that can be used instead of a part that is broken, lost, etc.

予備, 余分, スペア

(Translation of “spare” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)