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sky

noun uk   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 Spain.
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in Arabic سَماء…
in Korean 하늘…
in Malaysian langit…
in French ciel…
in Turkish gök, gökyüzü…
in Italian cielo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 天,天空…
in Russian небо…
in Polish niebo…
in Vietnamese trời, bầu trời…
in Spanish cielo…
in Portuguese céu…
in Thai ท้องฟ้า…
in German der Himmel…
in Catalan cel…
in Japanese 空, 天…
in Indonesian langit…
in Chinese (Simplified) 天,天空…
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