el espía, la espía ( )
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
1. (secret agent) a. spy El espía llevaba una gabardina larga y unas gafas de sol para no ser descubierto. The spy was wearing a long raincoat and sunglasses so as not to be identified.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (intelligence-gathering) a. spy Los radares del submarino no pudieron detectar el robot espía porque era muy pequeño. The submarine radars couldn't detect the spy robot because it was too small. Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
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