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skynoun

uk   /skaɪ/  us   /skaɪ/
A2 [S or U] the area above the earth, in which clouds, the sun, etc. can be seen: a blue/cloudy/dark sky Can you see those birds high up in the sky? We looked up at/into the sky at the sound of the plane.
skies [plural]
the sky in a particular state or place: For weeks we had cloudless blue skies. We're off to the sunny skies of Florida.

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skynoun

 us   /skɑɪ/
the area above the earth in which clouds, the sun, and the stars can be seen: [U] White clouds dotted the sky. [pl] They strolled beneath clear blue skies.
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Translations of “sky”
in Korean 하늘…
in Arabic سَماء…
in Malaysian langit…
in French ciel…
in Russian небо…
in Chinese (Traditional) 天,天空…
in Italian cielo…
in Turkish gök, gökyüzü…
in Polish niebo…
in Spanish cielo…
in Vietnamese trời, bầu trời…
in Portuguese céu…
in Thai ท้องฟ้า…
in German der Himmel…
in Catalan cel…
in Japanese 空, 天…
in Chinese (Simplified) 天,天空…
in Indonesian langit…
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