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percent also: per cent
American English: /pərˈsɛnt/
British English: /pə ˈsɛnt/

Translation of percent in Spanish:


  • (percentage) (no plural) what percent of those questioned disagreed?
    ¿qué porcentaje de los encuestados no estuvo de acuerdo?
    a half percent or a half of one percent
    un cero coma cinco por ciento
    (in stock exchange) un medio punto por ciento
    a five percent discount
    un descuento del cinco por ciento
    un cinco por ciento de descuento
    Example sentences
    • They speak of the reciprocal of the payback period as a percent per year rate of return.
    • The second compatibility problem is a slow boot issue and we believe it is a small percent of users that have experienced this.
    • Some of the leases are based on a dollar amount per square foot and some on percent of income.


  • profits are up twenty percent
    los beneficios han aumentado (en) un veinte por ciento
    I'm (a) hundred percent certain
    estoy cien por cien(to) seguro
    the team really gave one hundred and ten percent
    el equipo dio más que al máximo
    I don't feel a hundred percent
    no estoy lo que se dice bien del todo
    Example sentences
    • If we are one hundred percent convinced of our case then a little dishonesty to iron out the odd inconsistency hardly seems wrong.
    • There are few if any behavioral characteristics in humans that are one hundred percent genetic.
    • However, my experience of camp food is one hundred percent favourable.
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