There are 5 translations of como in English:

como1

prep

  • 2 (en comparaciones, contrastes) like quiero un vestido como el tuyo I want a dress like yours pienso como tú I agree with you fue ella, como que me llamo Beatriz it was her, as sure as my name's Beatriz se portó como un caballero he behaved like a gentleman la quiero como a una hija I love her like a daughter o/or as if she were my own daughter bailó como nunca she danced as o/or like she'd never danced before me trata como a un imbécil he treats me like an idiot o/or as if I were an idiot se llama algo así como Genaro o Gerardo he's called something like Genaro or Gerardo ¡no hay nada como un buen coñac! there's nothing like a good brandy! era verde, un verde como el de la alfombra de la oficina it was green, the color of the office carpetcomo para + infinitivo/infinitive es como para echarse a llorar it's enough to make you want to cry, it makes you want to cry
  • 3 (en locuciones/in phrases) así como [formal] as well as por esto, así como por muchas otras razones because of this, and for many other reasons as well o/or as well as for many other reasons sus abundantes recursos naturales, así como su importancia estratégica its abundant natural resources, together with o/or as well as its strategic importance como él solo/ella sola, es egoísta como él solo he's so o/or he's incredibly selfish! como mucho at (the) most, at the outside como poco at least como nadie, hace la paella como nadie she makes wonderful paella, nobody makes paella like her como que …, conduce muy bien — como que es piloto de carreras he drives very well — well, he is a racing driver, after all le voy a decir cuatro cosas — sí, sí, como que te vas a atrever … I'm going to give him a piece of my mind — oh, yes? I'll believe that when I see it y no me lo dijiste — ¡como que no sabía nada! and you didn't tell me about it — that's because I didn't know anything about it myself! como ser (Cono Sur/Southern Cone) such as, for example, like como si (+ subjuntivo/+ subjunctive) as if, as though actuó como si no le importara she acted as if o/or as though she didn't care ella está grave y él como si nada orcomo si tal cosa she's seriously ill and he doesn't seem at all worried o/or he behaves as if it's nothing (to worry about) él como si nada orcomo si tal cosa, ni se inmutó he just stood there without batting an eyelid

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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.

There are 5 translations of como in English:

como2

conj

  • 4 (en oraciones concesivas) cansado como estaba, se ofreció a ayudarme tired though o/or tired as he was, he offered to help me joven como es, tiene más sentido común que tú he may be young but he has more common sense than you
  • 5 (que) vimos como se los llevaban en una furgoneta we saw them being taken away in a van, we saw how they were taken away in a van vas a ver como llega tarde he'll be late, you'll see

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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.

There are 5 translations of como in English:

como3

adv

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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.

There are 5 translations of como in English:

cómo1

adv

  • 2 (por qué) ¿cómo no me lo dijiste antes? why didn't you o/or [familiar/colloquial] how come you didn't tell me before?
  • 4 4.1 (en exclamaciones) ¡cómo llueve! it's really raining!, boy, is it raining hard! (inglés norteamericano/American English) está nevando — ¡y cómo! it's snowing — and how! o/or you're not kidding! [familiar/colloquial] ¡cómo te has puesto los zapatos nuevos! (just) look what you've done to your new shoes! 4.2 (como interjección/as interjection) what! ¡cómo! ¿no te lo han dicho? what! haven't they told you?
  • 5 (en locuciones/in phrases) ¿a cómo …?, ¿a cómo están los tomates? [familiar/colloquial] how much are the tomatoes? ¿a cómo estamos hoy? (América Latina/Latin America) what's the date today? ¿cómo así? (Colombia) how come? [familiar/colloquial] ¡cómo no! (especialmente América Latina/especially Latin America) of course! ¿puedo pasar? — ¡cómo no! can I come in? — of course o/or please do! ¿cómo que …? or ¡cómo que …!, ¿cómo que no fuiste tú? ¡si te vio todo el mundo! what do you mean it wasn't you? everybody saw you! aquí no está — ¡cómo que no! it isn't here — what do you mean it isn't there?

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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.

There are 5 translations of como in English:

cómo2

m

  • el cómo the how solo me interesa el resultado, el cómo, el dónde y el cúando son problemas tuyos I'm only interested in the result, the how, where and when are your problem

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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.