Translation of "understudy" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈʌn.dəˌstʌd.i/ us /-dɚ-/

an actor who learns the parts of other actors in a play, so that he or she can replace them if necessary, for example if they are ill

understudy verb uk us

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


verb /ˈandəstadi/ (past tense, past participle understudied)

to study (a part in a play, opera etc ) so as to be able to take the place of (another actor, singer etc).

doblar, aprender un papel para suplir (a alguien)

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