- 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 utterly penniless tengo la absoluta certeza de que lo encontraremos allí I am absolutely convinced that we'll find him there 3.2en absoluto (loc adv), ¿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...
A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.