There are 3 translations of quiet in Spanish:

quiet1

Pronunciation: /ˈkwaɪət/

adj

  • 1 1.1 (silent) [street] silencioso isn't it quiet in here! ¡qué silencio hay aquí! be quiet! (to one person) ¡cállate! (to more than one person) ¡cállense! or (Esp tb) ¡callaros or callaos!, ¡silencio! I couldn't keep the children quiet no logré que los niños mantuvieran silencio he gave them money to keep them quiet les pagó para que no hablasen or para que se callaran 1.2 (not loud) [engine] silencioso I don't mind them talking, but they have to keep it quiet no me importa que hablen, pero que lo hagan en voz baja he has a very quiet voice habla muy bajo, tiene una voz muy suave 1.3 (not boisterous) [manner] tranquilo, sosegado you're very quiet today hoy estás muy callada he's a quiet boy es un chico muy callado we are lucky to have quiet neighbors tenemos la suerte de tener unos vecinos muy tranquilos or que hacen poco ruido
  • 2 2.1 (peaceful) tranquilo let's just go for a quiet drink vamos a tomarnos tranquilamente una copa all quiet here por aquí todo tranquilo or sin novedad I finally bought it for him: anything for a quiet life al final se lo compré: ¡con tal de que me dejara en paz! 2.2 (calm, low-key) [fury/irony] contenido; [scene] tranquilo, lleno de calma; [colors/shades] discreto they had a quiet wedding la boda se celebró en la intimidad she dresses with quiet good taste es sobria y elegante en el vestir to lead a quiet life llevar una vida tranquila 2.3 (not busy) [day] tranquilo the markets were very quiet yesterday ayer no hubo mucho movimiento en la bolsa 2.4 (private) en privado I'd like a quiet word with you me gustaría hablar contigo en privado I kept quiet about the bill no dije nada de lo de la factura I'd like you to keep it quiet quisiera que no dijeras nada (de lo que te he dicho)

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The LOE (Ley Orgánica de Educación) is a Spanish reform of 2006 which established four stages of pre-university education: non-compulsory educación infantil, from birth to six years; compulsory primary education, Primaria, from six to twelve; compulsory secondary education, ESO - Educación Secundaria Obligatoria, from twelve to sixteen; and either two years of Bachillerato, leading to university entrance, or two years of Formación Profesional Específica de Grado Medio, vocational training that can lead to Formación Profesional Específica de Grado Superior. The LOE superseded the LOGSE Ley Orgánica de Ordenación General del Sistema Educativo of 1990. The major change was a reduction in humanities subjects in the curriculum, while citizenship classes Educación para la Ciudadanía were introduced. The latter have been controversial in some quarters.

There are 3 translations of quiet in Spanish:

quiet2

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The LOE (Ley Orgánica de Educación) is a Spanish reform of 2006 which established four stages of pre-university education: non-compulsory educación infantil, from birth to six years; compulsory primary education, Primaria, from six to twelve; compulsory secondary education, ESO - Educación Secundaria Obligatoria, from twelve to sixteen; and either two years of Bachillerato, leading to university entrance, or two years of Formación Profesional Específica de Grado Medio, vocational training that can lead to Formación Profesional Específica de Grado Superior. The LOE superseded the LOGSE Ley Orgánica de Ordenación General del Sistema Educativo of 1990. The major change was a reduction in humanities subjects in the curriculum, while citizenship classes Educación para la Ciudadanía were introduced. The latter have been controversial in some quarters.

There are 3 translations of quiet in Spanish:

quiet3

vt

(AmE)
  • 1.1 (silence) [uproar/protests] acallar; [class] hacer* callar, imponer* silencio en 1.2 (calm) [horse/person] tranquilizar*; [fear/suspicion] disipar

vi

Phrasal verbs

quiet down

(AmE)

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The LOE (Ley Orgánica de Educación) is a Spanish reform of 2006 which established four stages of pre-university education: non-compulsory educación infantil, from birth to six years; compulsory primary education, Primaria, from six to twelve; compulsory secondary education, ESO - Educación Secundaria Obligatoria, from twelve to sixteen; and either two years of Bachillerato, leading to university entrance, or two years of Formación Profesional Específica de Grado Medio, vocational training that can lead to Formación Profesional Específica de Grado Superior. The LOE superseded the LOGSE Ley Orgánica de Ordenación General del Sistema Educativo of 1990. The major change was a reduction in humanities subjects in the curriculum, while citizenship classes Educación para la Ciudadanía were introduced. The latter have been controversial in some quarters.