There are 2 translations of cerca in English:

cerca1

adv

  • 1 1.1 (en el espacio) near, close su casa queda or está muy cerca her house is very near o/or very close ¿hay algún banco cerca? is there a bank nearby o/or close by? vamos a pie, queda aquí cerquita let's walk, it's very near (here) o/or it's very close queda cerquísima it's only just around the corner ( o/or just down the road etc) una de estas tiendas que hay aquí cerca one of these shops just up the road o around the corner o near herecerca de algo/algn viven cerca de casa/de Tampico they live near us/near Tampico siéntate cerca de mí or [uso criticado/criticized usage]cerca mío sit near me me siento muy cerca de ti I feel very close to you 1.2de cerca close up, close to me acerqué para verlo de cerca I went nearer so I could see it close up o/or close to no veo bien de cerca I'm longsighted seguir algo de cerca to follow sth closely
  • 3 (indicando aproximación) cerca de almost, nearly, close on vendieron cerca de 1.000 cabezas de ganado they sold almost o nearly o close on 1,000 head of cattle

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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.

There are 2 translations of cerca in English:

cerca2

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Word of the day incansable
adj
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.