bye
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bye(
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An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
1. (farewell)
a. adiós
I have to leave now. Bye!Tengo que irme ya. ¡Adiós!
b. hasta luego
We've got to go. Bye!Tenemos que irnos. ¡Hasta luego!
c. chao
See you tomorrow! - Bye!¡Nos vemos mañana! - ¡Chao!
d. chau
I've got to take this call; I'll call you back. Bye!Tengo que contestar esta llamada; te llamo luego. ¡Chau!
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (sports)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
The previous year's champion receives a bye to the championship round.El campeón del año anterior pasa automáticamente a la ronda final.
The Ravens have a first-round bye in the playoffs.Los Ravens pasan automáticamente a la segunda ronda de las eliminatorias.
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bye
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
1. (colloquial)
a. ¡adiós!, ¡hasta luego!
b. ¡bye!
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
c. ¡chau!
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
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bye [baɪ]
noun
1 (Dep) bye (m)
to have a bye pasar a la segunda eliminatoria por sorteo
2
by the bye por cierto; a propósito
bye [baɪ]
interjection
(goodbye) adiós; hasta luego; chao or chau; especially (LAm)
bye for now! ¡hasta luego!
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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