There are 3 translations of pronto in English:

pronto1

(-ta)

adj

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Mossos d'Esquadra is the name of the police force of the Catalan autonomous region. It has a wide range of responsibilities but the Guardia Civil and Policía Nacional also operate in Catalonia.

There are 3 translations of pronto in English:

pronto2

adv

  • 3 (en locuciones/in phrases) de pronto (repentinamente) suddenly (a lo mejor) (América del Sur/South America) perhaps, maybe de pronto se abrió la puerta y entró Roberto suddenly the door opened and Roberto walked in de pronto no se han enterado maybe o/or perhaps they haven't heard por lo pronto or por de pronto (para empezar) for a start (por el momento) for the moment, for now por lo or de pronto el primer capítulo es bastante flojo for a start o/or for one thing, the first chapter is rather weak Julián, por lo or de pronto, dijo que no vendría Julián, for one, said he wouldn't be coming tan pronto, tan pronto ríe, tan pronto llora [literario/literary] one moment she's laughing and the next she's crying tan pronto te saluda, como te da la espalda he might say hello to you, but he's just as likely to turn his back on you tan pronto como as soon as

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Word of the day casquillo
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Cultural fact of the day

Mossos d'Esquadra is the name of the police force of the Catalan autonomous region. It has a wide range of responsibilities but the Guardia Civil and Policía Nacional also operate in Catalonia.

There are 3 translations of pronto in English:

pronto3

m

[familiar/colloquial]
  • le dio un pronto y me tiró el plato he had a fit of temper and threw the plate at me tiene un pronto muy malo she has a very quick temper en uno de sus prontos in one of his fits of temper o/or bouts of anger

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Mossos d'Esquadra is the name of the police force of the Catalan autonomous region. It has a wide range of responsibilities but the Guardia Civil and Policía Nacional also operate in Catalonia.