There are 2 translations of than in Spanish:

than1

Pronunciation: /ðæn; weak form ðən/

conj

  • 1.1 (in comparisons) que; (with quantity) de I'm feeling better than I was me siento mejor que antes the situation is even worse than we thought la situación es aún peor de lo que pensábamos more/less than we had asked for más/menos de lo que habíamos pedido
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    • Our council tax is much higher than in larger towns if you compare the size of house.
    • The third was believed to be younger than the first two and was wearing dark clothing.
    • There is no easier way to change the look of a home than to put on a fresh coat of paint.
    1.2 (with alternatives) I'd prefer to walk than (to) go by bus prefiero ir a pie a tomar el autobús I'd sooner die than marry you prefiero morirme antes que casarme contigo 1.3 (except, besides) que there was nothing for it other than going back o to go back no había más remedio que volver I had no alternative than to resign no tenía otra alternativa que dimitir
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    • They just seem to do what they are told rather than have their own personal opinion.
    • In other words, religion is seen more as part of the solution than part of the problem.
    • Mr Miliband would say no more than that the final decision would be left to the council.
    1.4 (when) cuando no sooner had I sat down than the bell rang apenas me había sentado cuando sonó el timbre, en cuanto me senté sonó el timbre
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    • But no sooner had Bryansford raced into that lead, than the champions got back into their familiar routine.
    • No sooner was he seated than Lily sidled closer to him.
    • Hardly had I driven the car down the road than it attracted waves and nods of affirmation from pedestrians and drivers alike.

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Word of the day espárrago
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Junta Autonómica is the name given to the governments of Spain's autonomous regions, with the exception of Catalonia and Valencia's Generalitat and Galicia's Xunta.

There are 2 translations of than in Spanish:

than2

prep

  • (in comparisons) que; (with quantity) de his house is bigger than mine su casa es más grande que la mía she can sew better than me sabe coser mejor que yo more than £200/20 days más de 200 libras/20 días more than once más de una vez

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Word of the day espárrago
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asparagus …
Cultural fact of the day

Junta Autonómica is the name given to the governments of Spain's autonomous regions, with the exception of Catalonia and Valencia's Generalitat and Galicia's Xunta.