There are 4 translations of este in English:

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este1

adjetivo invariable/invariable adjective

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este2

nombre masculino/masculine noun

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esta

adjetivo demonstrativo/demonstrative adjective (plural estos, estas)

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(éste, esta, ésta)

pronombre demonstrativo/demonstrative pronoun (plural estos, éstos, estas, éstas)

The Real Academia Española recommends the unaccented form in all cases
  • 1.1 this one; (plural) these este es el mío this (one) is mine un día de estos one of these days este es el que yo quería this is the one I wanted se dirigió a Rodrigo, pero este no respondió [literario/literary] she spoke to Rodrigo but he didn't reply Alfonso y Andrés, este de pie, aquel sentado [literario/literary] … Alfonso and Andrés, the former sitting down and the latter standing sometimes indicates irritation, emphasis or disapproval, esp when referring to a person not previously mentioned, ¡qué niña esta! [familiar/colloquial], honestly, this child!, oh, this child! este fue y le contó todo [familiar/colloquial] he went and told her everything, this idiot ( o/or twit etc) went and told her everything 1.2esta, ésta [formal] (en cartas, documentos)[ the city in which the letter is written ] residente en esta resident in Seville ( o/or Lima etc)

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