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American English: /ˌæftərˈnun/
British English: /ɑːftəˈnuːn/

Translation of afternoon in Spanish:


  • 1 (time of day) I haven't seen him all afternoon
    no lo he visto en toda la tarde
    he's taken the afternoon off
    se ha tomado la tarde libre
    he came in the afternoon
    vino por la tarde
    vino en la tarde (Latin America)
    vino a la tarde or de tarde (River Plate area)
    every Saturday afternoon
    todos los sábados por la tarde ( or en la tarde etc)
    at four o'clock in the afternoon
    a las cuatro de la tarde
    good afternoon! (as greeting) afternoon! (as greeting) [colloquial]
    ¡buenas! [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • This afternoon we have bought a new sofa, a dining table and six chairs and a sideboard!
    • Most volunteers normally spend a couple of mornings, afternoons or evenings on duty each week.
    • We have a group of nurses who take it in turn weekday mornings and afternoons, also one evening a week so I can go out.
  • 2
    also: afternoons
    (as adverb)
    por las tardes
    en las tardes (Latin America)
    a la or de tarde (River Plate area)
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