Translation of tot in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /tɑːt; tɒt/


  • 1.1 (young child) pequeño, (m,f), chiquito, (m,f) (especially Latin America/especialmente América Latina)
    More example sentences
    • Many schools wore a festive look; sweets were distributed to tiny tots and one school provided free insurance cover for children.
    • Over 200 tiny tots, all orphans, from Helpage Care India and Sharada Mandir flocked to the club, off Mysore Road, to celebrate the event.
    • From tiny tots to teenagers, the camp is the place to be for those willing to spend free time - a valuable commodity these days - productively.
    1.2 (of alcohol) copita (feminine)
    More example sentences
    • In Ronald Burton Milner's case, the drop is a tot of whisky before he goes to bed and a glass of Guinness with his Sunday lunch.
    • She likes a tot of whisky and has always been a flirt, especially with the doctors.
    • His coachman's way of keeping warm was to have a tot of whisky while he was waiting for the Archbishop to come out of the theatre.

Phrasal verbs

tot up

(-tt- verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento)
[colloquial/familiar] sumar

Definition of tot in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day incansable
tireless …
Cultural fact of the day

Paro is the name in Spain for both unemployment and unemployment benefit. The period for which paro can be claimed ranges from three months to a year, depending on how long a person has been working. The amount paid decreases over the period of unemployment.