There are 4 translations of still in Spanish:

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Pronunciation: /stɪl/

adv

Spanish has two words for still: todavía and aún. Both can go at the beginning or end of the sentence: I still haven't seen him todavía or aún no lo he visto, or no lo he visto todavía or aún.The distinction in English between he hasn't arrived yet and he still hasn't arrived is not expressed verbally in Spanish. Both can be translated by todavía or aún no ha llegado, or no ha llegado todavía or aún. The degree of intensity, surprise, or annoyance is often expressed by intonation.Note that the verb seguir can be used to express continuation: I still don't understand why sigo sin entender por qué; he's still looking for a job sigue buscando trabajo.

  • 1 (even now, even then) todavía, aún there's still plenty left todavía or aún queda mucho they were still dancing todavía or aún estaban bailando, seguían bailando the play asks some still pertinent questions la obra formula preguntas que siguen siendo pertinentes hoy en día I've written four times and I still haven't had a reply he escrito cuatro veces y sigo sin obtener respuesta or y todavía no me han contestado I explained again, but still she didn't understand lo volví a explicar, pero seguía sin entender I still can't/couldn't understand it sigo/seguía sin entender are we still friends? ¿seguimos siendo amigos?
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    • The distinction between real and personal property is an ancient one and is still of importance today.
    • Research into questions of this type is still of major importance in combinatorial group theory.
    • The Committee members unanimously agreed that they were still of the same mind.
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    • He felt compelled to show that China might still have a future as great as her past.
    • This is a guide to what has been done so far, as well as what may still change in the future.
    • There was still a chance to win the game as there were two more potential matches remaining.
  • 2 (as intensifier) 2.1 (even) (with comp) aún, todavía the risk is greater still ostill greater el riesgo es aún or todavía mayor more serious still, they haven't replied y lo que es más grave aún or y lo que es todavía más grave, no han contestado more disturbing still is their refusal to negotiate más preocupante aún es su negativa a negociar 2.2 (besides, in addition) aún, todavía still further complications have developed ha habido más complicaciones aún or todavía
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    • There's a bit of a sour taste in the mouth, but we've still won the war, like we always said we would.
    • It was said that he used to cover his eyes when he putted but still he won his share of tournaments.
    • But still, having won on a ticket of change, it is clear that change there will have to be.
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    • Emphasis on the omnipotence of God is still more pronounced in the writings of William of Ockham.
    • But the growth is still much less than last year with prices beginning to level out.
    • Worse still, victims of repeated high winds may begin to find it difficult to get any cover at all.
  • 3 (as linker) 3.1 (even so, despite that) aun así they say it's safe, but I'm still scared dicen que no hay peligro pero igual or aun así tengo miedo even if they behaved badly, they're still our friends aunque se hayan portado mal, son nuestros amigos will you still be attending the meeting? ¿asistirá a la reunión de todos modos?, ¿igual asistirá a la reunión? 3.2 (however) de todos modos still, it could have been worse de todos modos, podría haber sido peor I don't think it will work; still, we can always try no creo que funcione; pero bueno, igual podemos intentarlo it's not perfect yet — still, it's an improvement aún no está perfecto — no, pero está mejor

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adj

  • 1.1 (motionless) [lake/air] en calma, quieto, tranquilo sit/stand still quédate quieto he lay still estaba tendido sin moverse hold the camera still no muevas la cámara her heart stood still for a moment el corazón se le paró un momento
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    • No one moved, except the town Sheriff who moved towards the still body and checked the pulse.
    • He looks as if he would be more at home in the still places of academe than in the hurly-burly of political life.
    • When she touched his still body, he opened his eyes.
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    • The water is perfectly still, with no current, no wind and hardly a ripple for waves.
    • The tip of the oar sliced down through the surface of the still water like a knife through smoke.
    • Mists condensed in the still air and blurred the vigorous shapes and almost made soft rain.
    1.2 (of drink) sin gas, no efervescente
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    • Visible bubbles in a supposedly still wine are frequently viewed as a fault.
    • Just remember to pour only the tiniest amount in each glass - and have plenty of still water on the side.
    • The best drinks for children are milk, which contains calcium, and still water.

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n

  • 1 c [Cin] [Phot] fotograma (m)
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    • Looking like film noir stills, these photographs were nighttime shots of the actual sites where the fateful encounters between police and civilians occurred.
    • Collected photographs, stills, archival film footage, and interview segments all look fine, though some sport more of a worn look than others.
    • Also included is a photo gallery of behind the scenes pictures and stills from the film.
  • 2 c 2.1 (distillery) destilería (f) 2.2 (distilling apparatus) alambique (m)
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    • The fermented solution is moved into large copper stills for the distilling process.
    • After a few years in cask, brandies made from the same type of wine but from different districts within the Cognac region, distilled in the same stills, being matured in the same casks, take on very different characteristics.
    • Diageo had a successful single malt on the Spanish market, so successful in fact, that we are led to believe that the stills at the distillery on Speyside could not keep up with sales.
  • 3 u (quiet) [poético/poetic] in the still of the night en la quietud de la noche [literario/literary]
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    • He and friends were fly-fishing for carp in the Mzimvubu River when the still of the day was suddenly overwhelmed by raucous alarm calls of a clearly frightened flock of hadedas, in his words, "shouting and screaming" as they took off.

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vt

  • [wind/waves/tempest] apaciguar*; [music/mirth/cries] acallar; [fears/rumors] acallar
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    • Typically, meditation involves sitting still in a quiet atmosphere, stilling the mind, and focusing on an object of meditation - perhaps a candle, a mantra or simply one's own breath.
    • No one who saw what happened will ever be able to forget, but the formal silence was a powerful way of stilling the world for a moment and remembering.
    • But no, the world was told the next morning that her appearance was a tour de force that somehow stilled all doubts about her candidacy.

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