Translation of "gay" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ɡeɪ/ us /ɡeɪ/

B1 attracted to people of the same sex

gay, homosexual
a gay couple
a gay club (= for gay people)
noun uk /ɡeɪ/ us /ɡeɪ/

someone who is homosexual, especially a man

gay, homosexual
equal rights for gays and lesbians

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


adjective /ɡei/

(old-fashioned) happy or making people happy

The children were gay and cheerful
gay music.


alegre, vivo, vistoso
gay colours/colors.
gaily adverb

alegremente; vistosamente
a gaily decorated room.
gaiety /ˈɡeiəti/ noun

(old-fashioned) (an occasion of) fun or happiness

They joined in the gaiety.

(old-fashioned) the state of being gay

alegría, regocijo
the gaiety of the music.

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