nombre masculino/masculine noun
- 1 1.1 (rebaja) discount no se hacen descuentos no discounts given me hicieron un descuento del 15% I got a 15% discount compre Cremol, ahora con descuento buy Cremol, now on special offer descuentos para empleados staff discounts 1.2 (del sueldo) deduction
- 2 [Deporte/Sport] injury time marcó en el (tiempo de) descuento he scored in injury time estar jugando los descuentos (Cono Sur/Southern Cone) [familiar/colloquial] to be on one's last legs [familiar/colloquial], to have one foot in the grave [familiar/colloquial]
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
Did you know that the primary meaning of almuerzo is lunch? It is used only in this sense in most of Latin America. In Spain and Mexico, where comida is the usual word for lunch, almuerzo can also be a mid-morning snack.