There are 2 translations of used in Spanish:

used1

adj

  • 1 /juːzd/ 1.1 [needle/stamp] usado 1.2 (secondhand) [car/camera/clothing] usado, de segunda mano used-car salesman vendedor (m) de coches usados or de ocasión or de segunda mano
  • 2 /juːst/ (accustomed) (pred) to be used to sth/-ing estar* acostumbrado a algo/+ inf I'm not used to this heat/getting up early no estoy acostumbrado a tanto calor/a madrugar I'm used to being treated like that estoy acostumbrado a que me traten así to get used to sth/-ing acostumbrarse a algo/+ inf I got used to him me acostumbré a él I got used to the idea me hice a la idea we grew used to the food nos acostumbramos a la comida you'll soon get used to getting up early pronto te acostumbrarás a madrugar

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There are 2 translations of used in Spanish:

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Pronunciation: /juːst/

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used to, expressing habitual activity in the past, is translated by the imperfect tense in Spanish. For examples, see the entry below.

  • (indicating former state, habit) (only in past)used to (+ inf) there used to be a shop next door antes había una tienda al lado usedn't there to be a park here? (BrE) [dated] ¿no había aquí un parque? things aren't what they used to be [set phrase] las cosas ya no son lo que eran I used to work in that shop (antes) trabajaba en esa tienda do you play chess? — I used to ¿juegas al ajedrez? — antes solía jugar or ya no they used not o (BrE) [colloquial/familiar]usedn't to charge for deliveries antes no cobraban el reparto a domicilio I sometimes used to read that paper de vez en cuando leía or solía leer ese periódico see also use2 2

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