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American English: /daɪm/
British English: /dʌɪm/

Translation of dime in Spanish:


  • (American English) [colloquial]
    (moneda de diez centavos)
    it's not worth a dime
    no vale nada
    no vale un duro (Spain) [colloquial]
    this car can turn on a dime
    este coche es muy maniobrable or gira en muy poco espacio
    to be a dime a dozenthey are a dime a dozen
    (very cheap)
    son baratísimos
    (very common)
    los hay a patadas or a montones [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • Not a dime of the money stays where it nominally is.
    • Without a dime of government money we are turning thousands of people per month into independent homeowners.
    • After all, no matter who goes first overall or who slides into the second half of the first round, you're not going to see a dime of that money, and neither am I.

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