- 3 3.1 (total) [silencio] total, absolute; [reposo] complete, absolute; [confianza] complete, total, absolute; [miseria] utter, absolute los dejó en la ruina más absoluta he left them absolutely o/or utterly penniless tengo la absoluta certeza de que lo encontraremos allí I am absolutely convinced that we'll find him there 3.2en absoluto (locución adverbial/adverbial phrase), ¿te gustó? — en absoluto did you like it? — no, not at all no lo consentiré en absoluto there is absolutely no way I will agree to it no hizo nada en absoluto he didn't do a thing, he did absolutely nothing es un caso en absoluto aislado it is by no means an isolated case
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
In Central America and Mexico, the word 'botana' means a small portion of food, olives, peanuts etc, usually served with a drink at parties, bars, or social occasions.