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Spanish translation of “hobby”

hobby

noun /ˈhobi/ (plural hobbies)
something a person enjoys doing (usually frequently) in his/her spare time and not for pay
pasatiempo
Stamp-collecting is a popular hobby.
hobby-horse noun (also hobbyhorse) a stick with a wooden horse’s head or a rocking horse as a child’s toy.
caballito de madera, caballito mecedor
one’s favourite topic, idea or project
pasatiempo favorito; tema favorito
He was boring us with his old hobby-horse about how useless all politicians are.
(Definition of hobby from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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