- 1.1 (completely) [different] totalmente that system is altogether simpler ese sistema es mucho más sencillo I've given up smoking altogether he dejado totalmente de fumar, he dejado de fumar del todo the decision wasn't altogether wise la decisión no fue del todo acertadaMore example sentences1.2 (as intensifier/como palabra enfática) it would involve altogether too much effort supondría un esfuerzo mayúsculo the trip was altogether ghastly el viaje fue absolutamente espantoso 1.3 (in total) en total
More example sentences1.4 (on the whole) (sentence adv) en general
- And then there's the question of adjusting for inflation which I am not altogether sure how to go about.
- Cllr Brian Stanley said that he was not altogether sure that all the blame lay on her shoulders.
- In fact, I am not altogether sure that there is much truth at all going around Camps Bay these days.
More example sentences
- We were ten altogether.
- How many people altogether work in the same organization?
- Altogether 100 papers were found using the reported search, of which four presented the best evidence to answer the clinical question.
- He does the game completion stats for us as well, and altogether it can be quite time-consuming so he does a good job.
- Altogether it wasnt the most successful show for us.
- Altogether it's one of my absolute favorite movies of all time.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
Did you know that the primary meaning of almuerzo is lunch? It is used only in this sense in most of Latin America. In Spain and Mexico, where comida is the usual word for lunch, almuerzo can also be a mid-morning snack.