There are 2 translations of corto in English:

corto1

(-ta)

adj

  • 2 (escaso, insuficiente) tiene hijos de corta edad she has very young children una ración muy corta a very small portioncorto de algo un café con leche corto de café a weak white coffee, a milky coffee para mí, un gin-tonic cortito de ginebra I'll have a gin and tonic, but not too much gin ando corto de dinero I'm a bit short of money es muy corto de ambiciones he lacks ambition corto de vista near-sighted, shortsighted (inglés británico/British English) ando muy corto de tiempo I'm really pressed o/or (inglés británico/British English) pushed for time, I'm very short of time quedarse corto, deben haber gastado más de un millón y seguro que me quedo corto they must have spent at least a million, in fact it could well have been more lo llamé de todo y aun así me quedé corto I called him all the names under the sun and I still felt I hadn't said enough o/or and I still didn't feel I'd said enough nos quedamos cortos con el pan we didn't buy enough bread el pase se quedó corto the pass fell short

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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 2 translations of corto in English:

corto2

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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.