Translation of spy in Spanish:

spy

espía, n.

Pronunciation /spʌɪ//spaɪ/

noun

  • 1

    (masculine and feminine) espía
    (plane/satellite/ship) (before noun) espía
    (story) de espías
    (story) de espionaje
    spy ring red de espionaje feminine

intransitive verb

  • 1

    (watch secretly)
    espiar
    to spy on sb espiar a algn
    • he used to spy on them solía espiarlos
  • 2

    (work as spy)
    espiar
    he spied for both sides espiaba para ambos bandos
    • to spy on sth/sb espiar algo/a algn

transitive verb

  • 1

    descubrir
    ver
    to play 'I spy' jugar al veo-veo
    • I spy with my little eye something beginning with 's' veo, veo una cosa que empieza con 's'