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acecho

  
      sm   (=acto de espiar)   spying, watching,   (Mil)   ambush  
estar al o en acecho      to lie in wait  
cazar al acecho      to stalk  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
estar en acecho v.
to lie in wait

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
v.
to lie in wait
exp.
to stalk
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'acecho' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
estar al acecho de algo/algn
exp.
andar {or} estar al acecho (de algn)
exp.
estar atento a {or} al acecho de algo
exp.
estar atento a {or} al acecho de algo
exp.
lo vi merodeando {or} al acecho por el edificio
exp.
estar alerta {or} al acecho por si hay problemas
vt.
estar al acecho
vi.
estar al acecho
vi.
estar al acecho
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"acecho": examples and translations in context
No me gustó su acecho fuera de mi casa de ayer. I didn't appreciate you lurking outside my house yesterday.
Se encuentran en acecho en algún lado, en alguna esquina de la subregión, y todavía no se les ha localizado. They are lurking somewhere, in some corner of the subregion, and they have not been located yet.
Un tiburón, como un asesino en serie, es furtivo y prefiere el acecho. A shark, like a serial killer, is stealthy and prefers to ambush.
Las gacelas saltan de manera conspicua para indicar a la manada sobre el acecho de un depredador en el pastizal. Gazelles conspicuously jump up and down to signal to the herd that a predator is lurking in the grass.
Se llama acecho si requiere esfuerzo. It's only stalking if you work at it.
Sólo cuando lo acecho en Facebook. Only when I'm stalking him on Facebook.
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