There are 2 main translations of mere in Spanish:

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mere 1

American English: /mɪr/
British English: /mɪə/

adjective superlative merest (before noun)

  • he's a mere employee
    es un simple or mero empleado
    no es más que un empleado
    he's a mere child
    no es más que un niño
    the mere mention of his name makes me nervous
    la mera or sola mención de su nombre me pone nerviosa
    it's a mere formality
    es solo una formalidad
    no es más que una formalidad
    es una mera or pura formalidad
    a mere six months ago
    hace apenas seis meses
    merest
    Example sentences
    • On one side, it reduces the people depicted to mere entertainment value, insignificant frogs meant only for visual dissection.
    • They are observed, your Honour, for a number of reasons, some of which may be historical, but basically they are mere insignificant courtesies.
    • ‘I'm open-minded,’ he said, looking down at his shoes, the mere hint of a smile playing on his lips.

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mere 2

noun

  • [literary]
    Example sentences
    • Waters to head for include canals, rivers, gravel pits, lakes, ponds, meres and reservoirs.
    • Little grebes breed on ponds, small lakes and meres, flooded gravel pits and beet factory settling ponds.

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