VS.

Adios vs. Bye

Published:

Adiosinterjection

(in Spanish contexts) goodbye

Byenoun

(sports) The position of a person or team in a tournament or competition who draws no opponent in a particular round so advances to the next round unopposed, or is awarded points for a win in a league table; also the phantom opponent of such a person or team.

‘Craig's Crew plays the bye next week.’;

Adiosinterjection

Adieu; farewell; good-by; - chiefly used among Spanish-speaking people.

Byenoun

(cricket) An extra scored when the batsmen take runs after the ball has passed the striker without hitting either the bat or the batsman.

Adiosnoun

a farewell remark;

‘they said their good-byes’;

Byenoun

(obsolete) A dwelling.

ADVERTISEMENT

Byenoun

(obsolete) A thing not directly aimed at; something which is a secondary object of regard; an object by the way, etc.

Byenoun

obsolete spelling of bee

Byeinterjection

(colloquial) Goodbye.

Byepreposition

obsolete spelling of by

Byenoun

A thing not directly aimed at; something which is a secondary object of regard; an object by the way, etc.; as in on or upon the bye, i. e., in passing; indirectly; by implication.

‘The Synod of Dort condemneth upon the bye even the discipline of the Church of England.’;

Byenoun

A run made upon a missed ball; as, to steal a bye.

ADVERTISEMENT

Byenoun

In various sports in which the contestants are drawn in pairs, the position or turn of one left with no opponent in consequence of an odd number being engaged; as, to draw a bye in a round of a tennis tournament.

Byenoun

The hole or holes of a stipulated course remaining unplayed at the end of a match.

Byenoun

A dwelling.

Byenoun

In certain games, a station or place of an individual player.

Byenoun

you advance to the next round in a tournament without playing an opponent;

‘he had a bye in the first round’;

Byenoun

a farewell remark;

‘they said their good-byes’;

ADVERTISEMENT

Byenoun

the transfer of a competitor directly to the next round of a competition in the absence of an assigned opponent

‘he has a bye into the second round’;

Byenoun

a run scored from a ball that passes the batsman without being hit (recorded as an extra, not credited to the individual batsman).

Byenoun

one or more holes remaining unplayed after a match has been decided.

Byeinterjection

short for goodbye

‘Bye for now, Janie!’; ‘Okay, James. I'll call her now. Bye’;

Popular Comparisons

Latest Comparisons

Trending Comparisons