There are 2 translations of cinco in English:

cinco1

adj inv, pron

  • , five nótese que algunas frases requieren el uso del número ordinal 'fifth' en inglés noventa y cinco ninety-five quinientos cinco five hundred and five la fila cinco row five, the fifth row vinieron los cinco the five of them came nos invitó a los cinco he invited the five of us somos cinco there are five of us en grupos de (a) cinco in groups of five iban entrando de cinco en cinco they went in five at a time la habitación es de cinco por ocho the room is five by eight me costó cinco libras y pico I paid five pounds something for it es el número cinco en la lista he's fifth on the list son las cinco de la mañana/tarde it's five (o'clock) in the morning/afternoon las dos menos cinco or (AmL exc RPl) cinco para las dos five to two las ocho y cinco five past eight llegó a (las) y cinco she arrived at five after (AmE) o (BrE) past serían las cinco y pico it must have been just after five (o'clock) son las cinco pasadas it's just after five, it's just past five (AmE) it's just gone five (BrE) hoy estamos a or hoy es cinco today is the fifth el día cinco es su cumpleaños her birthday is on the fifth, the fifth is her birthday calzo el cinco I take (a) size five vive en el número cinco he lives at number five en el siglo cinco in the fifth century ni cinco [familiar/colloquial], no tengo ni cinco I'm broke [colloquial/familiar], I don't have a red cent (AmE) [colloquial/familiar] no sabe/entendió ni cinco (AmL) he doesn't know/he didn't understand a thing venga/choca esos cinco [familiar/colloquial] put it there! [colloquial/familiar], give me five! [colloquial/familiar]

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There are 2 translations of cinco in English:

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  • 1 (número) five me tocó el cinco I got number five aprieta el cinco press (number) five hace los cincos al revés he writes his fives backward(s) el cinco de corazones the five of hearts

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