Translation of gist in Spanish:
- lo esencialthat was the gist of it
lo fundamentaleso fue fundamentalmente lo que se dijo ( or se me explicó etc. )just give me the gist of itcuéntamelo en líneas generalesto get the gist of somethingcaptar or comprender lo esencial or lo fundamental de algothe gist of what she was saying was …
captar or comprender el quid de una cuestiónen esencia lo que estaba diciendo era que …Example sentences
- The minutiae of meetings remains private, but the general gist is that it was a problem and it has been addressed.
- The general gist of the plots are all protagonists love and lose out.
- I can remember the general gist of them, but nothing specific.
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