Translation of "hover" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ˈhɒv·ər/ us /ˈhʌv·ər/

to stay up in the air but without moving anywhere

cernerse, quedarse suspendido en el aire
A helicopter hovered over us.

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


verb /ˈhovə, (American) ˈha-/

(of a bird, insect hover) to remain in the air without moving in any direction.

permanecer inmóvil en el aire, flotar en el aire, revolotear

to move around while still remaining near a person etc

revolotear, rondar
I wish she’d stop hovering round me and go away.

(with between) to be undecided

dudar, vacilar
She hovered between leaving and staying.
hovercraft noun

a vehicle which is able to move over land or water, supported by a cushion of air.


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