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momento

Translation of momento in English:

nombre masculino/masculine noun

  • 2 (en locuciones/in phrases) al momento at once cuando te llame quiero que vengas al momento when I call you I want you to come at once de momento, de momento se siente bien she feels all right at the moment de momento no tiene más remedio que aceptar for the moment he has no alternative but to accept de momento se va a quedar en casa con nosotros she's going to stay at home with us for the time being desde el momento que (Cono Sur/Southern Cone) since, as, seeing as [familiar/colloquial] desde el momento que ni siquiera me contestó la carta since o as o seeing as he didn't even answer my letter de un momento al otro, están por llegar de un momento al otro they'll be arriving any minute now cambia de opinión de un momento al otro she changes her mind from one minute to the next en cualquier momento, puedes llamar en cualquier momento you can call at any time en cualquier momento viene y nos dice que se casa any day now he'll come and tell us he's getting married en el momento immediately me los arreglaron en el momento they repaired them for me immediately o there and then o on the spot en el momento menos pensado when they/you/we least expect it en un momento dado, la velocidad del vehículo en un momento dado the speed of the vehicle at a given moment si en un momento dado tu quisieras … if at any o/or some time you should want to …, if you should ever want to … por el momento, por el momento voy a ir a vivir con mi hermano for the time being I'm going to stay with my brother ¿necesitas dinero? — por el momento no do you need any money — not just now o/or no, for the time being I'm OK por el momento te vas a tener que conformar you'll have to make do for now o/or for the moment por momentos, el frío aumenta por momentos it's getting colder by the minute su estado empeoraba por momentos her condition was deteriorating from one minute to the next

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