nonstop

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This word may also be spelled “non-stop.”
nonstop(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (without a pause)
a. directo
A nonstop flight only costs $15 more. It is definitely worth it.Un vuelo directo solo cuesta $15 más. Definitivamente vale la pena.
b. sin escalas (invariable)
The nonstop flight to Buenos Aires cuts five hours off of my total travel time.El vuelo sin escalas a Buenos Aires acorta cinco horas del tiempo de viaje.
c. continuo
The baby's nonstop crying is breaking my heart. What's wrong with him?Los llantos continuos del bebé me parten el corazón. ¿Qué le pasa?
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
2. (without a pause)
a. sin parar
When Cristina gets nervous, she talks nonstop.Cuando Cristina se pone nerviosa, habla sin parar.
b. sin hacer escalas (travel)
I wanted to fly nonstop to New Orleans, but there wasn't anything available when I wanted to travel.Quería volar sin hacer escalas a Nueva Orleans, pero no había nada disponible en la fecha que quería viajar.
c. sin paradas (travel)
I have no miles to travel nonstop to San Francisco, so I'll have to stay in Chicago for six hours.No tengo millas para viajar sin paradas a San Francisco, así que tendré que quedarme en Chicago por seis horas.
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nonstop
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (journey, flight)
a. directo(a), sin escalas
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
2. (general)
a. sin parar, ininterrumpidamente
3. (fly)
a. directo
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non-stop [ˈnɒnˈstɒp]
adverb
(without a pause) sin cesar; sin parar; (Ferro) sin hacer paradas; (Aer) sin hacer escalas
he talks non-stop no para de hablar
adjective
(without a pause) continuo; [+flight] directo
80 minutes of non-stop music 80 minutos de música ininterrumpida
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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