There are 3 main translations of claro in English:

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claro 1

also: feminine: clara

adjetivo

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    (ideas/explicación/instrucciones)
    (situación/postura)
    consiguieron una clara ventaja
    they gained a clear advantage
    tiene muy claro lo que quiere en la vida
    she is very clear o sure about what she wants out of life
    she knows exactly what she wants out of life
    que quede bien claro que …
    I want it to be quite clear that …
    lo harás como yo te diga, ¿está claro?
    you'll do it the way I say, is that clear o do I make myself clear?
    quiero dejar (en) claro que … or que quede bien (en) claro que …
    I want to make it very o quite clear that …
    let it be very o quite clear that …
    a las claras, no me lo dijo a las claras
    she didn't tell me in so many words o straight out o (inglés norteamericano) right off
    no seas cobarde y díselo a las claras
    don't be a coward, tell her straight
    llevarlo claro (España) [familiar]
    (estar equivocado)
    to be in for a shock o a disappointment
    (enfrentarse a algo difícil)
    to have one's work cut out
    [familiar]
    pasar la noche en claro
    to lie o be awake all night
    sacar algo en claro de algo
    to make sense of something
    ¿tú sacaste algo en claro de lo que dijo?
    did you manage to make any sense of what he said?
Example sentences
  • En el gobierno nacional tenemos las cosas muy claras.
  • Es una clara señal de que las masas están en su contra.
  • Encuesta es clara en señalar que la gente con intereses en común se atraen.

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claro 2

adverbio

  • 1 (hablar/ver)voy a hablarte claro
    I'm not going to beat around o about the bush
    I'm going to give it to you straight
    [familiar]
    ahora lo veo claro
    I see it all clearly now
    now I get it!
    [familiar]
    me lo dijo muy claro
    he made it very o quite clear (to me)
    claro y raspado (Venezuela) [familiar] me lo dijo todo claro y raspado
    he told me straight
    he didn't beat around o about the bush
Example sentences
  • La selección discursiva del hablante cuando intenta ser claro depende del oyente.
  • Los anuncios deben ser lo más breve y claro posible.
  • Urge un claro llamado a reconocer el valor de la actividad política.

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claro 3

sustantivo masculino

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