Spanish translation of “sky”
sky noun /skai/ (plural skies, often with the)
› the part of space above the earth, in which the sun, moon etc can be seen; the heavens
The sky was blue and cloudless We had grey skies and rain throughout our holiday The skies were grey all week. sky-blue adjective, noun › (of) the light blue colour/color of cloudless sky
She wore a sky-blue dress. sky-diving noun › the sport of jumping from aircraft and waiting for some time before opening one’s parachute.
caída libre, paracaídismo acrobático
sky-diver noun ›
paracaídista de caída libre
sky-high adverb, adjective › very high
por las nubes, por las aires
The car was blown sky-high by the explosion sky-high prices. skyjack verb › to hijack a plane
The terrorists attempted to skyjack the plane at Athens airport. skyjacker noun ›
skylight noun › a window in a roof or ceiling
The attic had only a small skylight and was very dark. skyline noun › the outline of buildings, hills etc seen against the sky
the New York skyline I could see something moving on the skyline. skyrocket verb › to rise sharply; to increase rapidly and suddenly
Housing prices have skyrocketed. skyrocket noun › a rocket firework that explodes in brilliant colourful/colorful sparks.
skyscraper noun › a high building of very many storeys/stories, especially in the United States.
the sky’s the limit › there is no upper limit eg to the amount of money that may be spent
todo es posible
Choose any present you like – the sky’s the limit!