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Spanish translation of “idle”


adjective /ˈaidl/
not working; not in use Several fishing boats were lying idle in the harbour. lazy He has work to do, but he’s idle and just sits around. having no effect or result an idle threat. unnecessary; without good reason or foundation idle fears idle gossip. idler noun a lazy person. idleness noun
ociosidad, gandulería, holgazanería
idly adverb
idle away to spend (time) doing nothing They idling the hours away, drinking and playing cards.
(Definition of idle from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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