There are 3 translations of cuarto in English:

cuarto1

(-ta)

adj, pron

  • 1.1 (ordinal) fourth para ejemplos ver quinto1 1.2 (partitivo) la cuarta parte a quarter

Compounds

cuarta dimensión

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Bullfighting is popular in Spain and in Mexico, Colombia, Peru, and Venezuela. For some Spaniards it is crucial to Spanish identity. The season runs from March to October in Spain, from November to March in Latin America.

There are 3 translations of cuarto in English:

cuarto2

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  • 2 2.1 (cuarta parte) quarter un cuarto de kilo or [familiar/colloquial] un cuarto kilo de jamón a quarter of ham, a quarter (of a) kilo of ham un cuarto de pollo a quarter chicken un cuarto de millón/siglo a quarter of a million/century de tres al cuarto [familiar/colloquial] third-rate ¡qué … ni qué ocho cuartos! [familiar/colloquial], ¡qué miedo ni qué ocho cuartos! scared, my foot! ¡qué vacaciones ni qué ocho cuartos! it was hardly what I'd call a vacation! tres cuartos de lo mismo [familiar/colloquial], tu hermana es una vaga … y tú, tres cuartos de lo mismo your sister's bone-idle … and you're not much better [familiar/colloquial] nunca tengo tiempo para nada — a mí me pasa tres cuartos de lo mismo I never seem to have time to do anything — that makes two of us o/or you're not the only one 2.2 (en expresiones de tiempo) quarter un cuarto de hora a quarter of an hour las clases son de tres cuartos de hora the classes last three quarters of an hour una hora y (un) cuarto an hour and a quarter la una y cuarto (a) quarter after (inglés norteamericano/American English) o/or (inglés británico/British English) past one, one fifteen son las dos menos cuarto or (América Latina excepto Río de la Plata/Latin America except River Plate area) es un cuarto para las dos it is a quarter to two tener su cuarto de hora (América del Sur/South America) , esa moda ya tuvo su cuarto de hora that fashion has had its day tuvo su cuarto de hora a fines de los 60 he had his heyday in the late 60s
  • 4 (España/Spain) [familiar/colloquial] (dinero) estoy sin un cuarto or no tengo ni un cuarto I haven't got a bean, I'm absolutely broke [familiar/colloquial] tiene muchos cuartos he's loaded [familiar/colloquial], he's rolling in money [familiar/colloquial] le pagan cuatro cuartos he gets paid peanuts o/or a pittance [familiar/colloquial] dar un cuarto al pregonero (España/Spain) , nunca dio un cuarto al pregonero she never breathed a word echar su cuarto a espadas (España/Spain) to stick one's oar in [familiar/colloquial]

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partying …
Cultural fact of the day

Bullfighting is popular in Spain and in Mexico, Colombia, Peru, and Venezuela. For some Spaniards it is crucial to Spanish identity. The season runs from March to October in Spain, from November to March in Latin America.

There are 3 translations of cuarto in English:

cuarto3

(-ta)

adj

  • (Colombia) [familiar/colloquial], [persona] generous and easygoing

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Word of the day juerga
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partying …
Cultural fact of the day

Bullfighting is popular in Spain and in Mexico, Colombia, Peru, and Venezuela. For some Spaniards it is crucial to Spanish identity. The season runs from March to October in Spain, from November to March in Latin America.