Translation of "bug" - English-Spanish dictionary

bug

noun uk /bʌɡ/

B1 a small insect

bicho

an illness that is caused by a bacterium or virus, or the bacterium or virus that causes it

infección
a stomach bug

a mistake in a computer program

error

a very small device, fixed on to a phone or hidden in a room, that allows you to listen to what people are saying without them knowing

micrófono oculto
verb uk /bʌɡ/ (present participle bugging, past tense and past participle bugged)

to put special equipment somewhere in order to listen secretly to people’s conversations

poner micrófonos ocultos en, pinchar
His hotel room had been bugged.

(Translation of “bug” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

bug

noun /baɡ/

informal, especially American) an insect

bicho
There’s a bug crawling up your arm.

an insect that lives in dirty houses and beds

chinche
a bedbug.

(informal) a germ or infection

microbio
a stomach bug.

a small hidden microphone

micrófono oculto
The FBI had hidden a bug in his office.

(Translation of “bug” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)