Translation of total in Spanish:
- 1.1 (whole, overall) (before noun)(amount/number/output)the total expenditureel total de los gastosExample sentences1.2 (complete)
(destruction)he was a total strangerthe place was in total chaosera una persona totalmente desconocidawe would like a total ban on nuclear weaponsreinaba allí el caos más absolutoa total disregard for the feelings of othersquisiéramos que se prohibiesen totalmente las armas nuclearesthe bus was a total wreckun desprecio total or absoluto por lo que puedan sentir los demásit was a total waste of timeel autobús quedó totalmente destrozadofue una verdadera pérdida de tiempoExample sentences
- The cost of the steel and its heat treatment amounts generally to less than a quarter of the total cost of the whole tool.
- You can't predict with any accuracy the total amount of anything that the whole country's going to need.
- The applicants' bill of costs is for a very large amount, with total fees of about $200,000.
- Wilkinson is a desperately complex person, driven by a need for absolute perfection and total control in his life.
- So the claim that there are conservatives who believe in some sort of absolute liberty is a total straw man.
- Now the sort of response that you are offering is in absolute total contrast to everything that we have heard so far.
transitive verb (British English) -ll-
- 1 1.1 (amount to)1.2 (add up)ascender or elevarse a un total deExample sentences
- Overall scores are computed by totaling the number of critical endorsements the respondent has made.
- Additionally, there was no difference in response rates if the partial and full responses are totaled.
- Instead of scanning every item individually, an RFID till would simply total up every item in your shopping trolley as it approached.
- It has debts totalling hundreds of billions of dollars and there has been no investment in its infrastructure for more than 20 years.
- It also warned investors it had been hit by two bad debts totalling some £200,000.
- At the end of 2001, net debt totaled some $2.60 trillion.
- 2 (American English) [colloquial] 2.1 (wreck) See examples:she wasn't hurt, but the car was totaled2.2a ella no le pasó nada, pero el coche quedó totalmente destrozado(kill)Example sentences
- ‘Looks like you got totaled by a loser,’ the bartender laughed.
- When you start incurring damage on your car, the animations of your vehicle losing its parts like doors and hoods (and if you are totaled, bursting into a flaming wreck) are great.
- And it appears to have totaled the vehicle, smashed in the back end and broke all the windows.
- Hull's vehicle was totaled and the train sustained $2,000 damage.
- For a long time, even after I'd totaled two vehicles in collisions with deer, I continued to hold a similar view.
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