Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.
You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs (or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
03:47 Jan 2, 2001
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO] Tech/Engineering
Explanation: IDLE: speed of engine with gear disengaged: the speed of a motor vehicle engine that is running but is not in gear, or the way it runs
(Verb):to run gently with the gear disengaged, or to allow an engine to do this
Encarta Dictionary (http://dictionary.msn.com/find/entry.asp?search=idle)
I´ve also heard it as "marchar desembragado" (in Argentina)
Hope it helps!
Happy New Year :)
Claudia Porta Local time: 06:45 Native speaker of: Spanish PRO pts in pair: 51