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Meaning of "spy-in-the-sky" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SPY-IN-THE-SKY

spy-in-the-sky  [ˌspaɪɪnðəˈskaɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SPY-IN-THE-SKY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Spy-In-The-Sky is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES SPY-IN-THE-SKY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of spy-in-the-sky in the English dictionary

The definition of spy-in-the-sky in the dictionary is of or relating to a surveillance camera mounted on an aircraft or orbiting satellite.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SPY-IN-THE-SKY


caille
kaɪ
chi
kaɪ
Ciskei
ˈsɪskaɪ
disci
ˈdɪskaɪ
elenchi
ɪˈlɛŋkaɪ
ensky
ɪnˈskaɪ
foci
ˈfəʊkaɪ
Gracchi
ˈɡrækaɪ
kai
kaɪ
kye
kaɪ
Mackay
məˈkaɪ
Malachi
ˈmæləˌkaɪ
Mordecai
ˌmɔːdəˈkaɪ
rascaille
rɑːˈskaɪ
rhonchi
ˈrɒŋkaɪ
sakai
ˈsakaɪ
sky
skaɪ
Skye
skaɪ
Transkei
trænˈskaɪ
undersky
ˈʌndəˌskaɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SPY-IN-THE-SKY

sputter
sputterer
sputteringly
sputtery
sputum
spy
spy camera
spy out
spy plane
spy ring
spy satellite
spy ship
Spy Wednesday
spycatcher
spyglass
spyhole
spying
spying charge
spymaster
spyware

WORDS THAT END LIKE SPY-IN-THE-SKY

blue-sky
Brodsky
Chomsky
dusky
Esky
frisky
husky
Kandinsky
night sky
Ostrovsky
pesky
pie in the sky
risky
Siberian husky
Sikorsky
Spassky
Stravinsky
Tchaikovsky
Trotsky
whisky

Synonyms and antonyms of spy-in-the-sky in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «spy-in-the-sky» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SPY-IN-THE-SKY

Find out the translation of spy-in-the-sky to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of spy-in-the-sky from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «spy-in-the-sky» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

间谍点上天空
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

spy- en-el- cielo
570 millions of speakers

English

spy-in-the-sky
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

जासूसी में आकाश
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

تجسس في داخل السماء
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

шпион - в- небо
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

spy- in- the-sky
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

গুপ্তচর-ইন-আকাশ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

espion - dans-le- ciel
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Mata-mata-di-langit
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Spion -in-the -sky
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

スパイ·イン·ザ·スカイ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

스파이 - 인 - 더 - 하늘
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Spy-in-the-sky
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

spy- in-the -sky
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

உளவு-தி-ஸ்கை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

गुप्तचर-इन-द-आकाश
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

casus-in-the-sky
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

spy - in - the- sky
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

spy - in-the- sky
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

шпигун -в- небо
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

spion - in - the- cer
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

spy -in -the - ουρανό
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

spioen -in- die - lug
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

spy- in -the -sky
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

spion -in -the -sky
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of spy-in-the-sky

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SPY-IN-THE-SKY»

The term «spy-in-the-sky» is quite widely used and occupies the 40.280 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about spy-in-the-sky

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SPY-IN-THE-SKY»

Discover the use of spy-in-the-sky in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to spy-in-the-sky and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Spy in the Sky
When Northerner Thaddeus Lowe lands his huge balloon in South Carolina at the beginning of the Civil War, ten-year-old orphan Ridley Jones joins up with him and the two set out to find a way to use Lowe's balloon to help the North.
Kathleen Karr, 1997
2
Jane Blonde: Spy in the Sky
When Jane Blonde becomes a sky-diving sensation she's on cloud nine!
Jill Marshall, 2011
3
So Many Ways to Die: Surviving as a Spy in the Sky
In this tale of the life of a much decorated spy in the sky, civilians live for the moment and learn techniques of piloting skill under extreme conditions that allowed the author to live out a normal life span.
R. Scott Beat, 2007
4
Apple spy in the sky
Appleton Porter, British Intelligence's tallest agent, is asked to investigate a drug smuggling operation at a health spa in Ibiza
Marc Lovell, 1983
5
I Spy in the Sky
Level 3: long vowels. Long vowels: Y as a vowel.
Suzanne I. Barchers, LeapFrog (Firm), Six Red Marbles, 2001
6
Sequels: An Annotated Guide to Novels in Series
Apple Spy in the Sky was filmed as Trouble with Spies (1985). 1. Spy Game, The (doubleday, 1980) apple has to find out which members ofvisiting russian ESP team can really read minds and which ones want to defect. 2. Spy with His Head  ...
Janet Husband, Jonathan F. Husband, 2009
7
Spy in the Sky
Behind the scenes of this dramatic incident is the incredible tale of a team of engineers and courageous pilots who raced against the clock to design, perfect, and deploy the U-2.
‎1996
8
Popular Mechanics
... cameras and other sensors for spotting enemy targets. Called the Sprite, it's manufactured by ML Aviation Ltd. ^ POPULAR MECHANICS • MARCH 1 985 45 HOME & SHOP First Alert has come out with a. Spy In the sky Tank Of The Future  ...
9
I'm Here to Tell You!
As a boy, Fred Foisy spent 3 years in an orphanage. As a teenager, he faught in WW2. As a man, he spied over the Ukraine.
Fred Foisy, 2003
10
Der Spion-Meister: The Mole Hunter
“Satellites dear Petri that depict antenna and listening devices.” “One of them is called the Spy in the Sky.” “That is really something comrade Yuri, do tell me more.” “Okay, do you remember when we launched Sputnik just a couple of years ago ...
John C. Zadrapa

4 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SPY-IN-THE-SKY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term spy-in-the-sky is used in the context of the following news items.
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Spy-in-the-sky terror threat to William
Prince William was at the centre of a major security alert last night after The Mail on Sunday discovered that terrorists could use a mobile phone to track his every ... «New Zealand Herald, Jul 15»
2
Criminals freed from jail to be tracked using spy-in-the-sky satellite …
Criminals released from prison will be tracked using spy-in-the-sky satellite technology under new plans announced by the Government today. Justice Secretary ... «Daily Mail, Jul 14»
3
Software giants will use military-grade cameras to take powerful …
Google admits it has already sent planes over cities while Apple has acquired a firm using spy-in-the-sky technology that has been tested on at least 20 ... «Daily Mail, Jun 12»
4
'Spy-in-the-sky' paves way for road pricing
The Telegraph can disclose that the Government is pushing ahead with plans for a national road-pricing scheme, including testing "spy in the sky" technology. «Telegraph.co.uk, Aug 08»

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