There are 3 translations of pronto in English:

pronto1

(-ta)

adj

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Word of the day prestado
adj
el vestido no es mío, es prestado = it's not my dress, I borrowed it …
Cultural fact of the day

Churro is a typical Spanish food, consisting of a long thin cylinder of dough, deep-fried in olive oil and often dusted with sugar. Churros are usually eaten with a thick hot drinking chocolate, especially for breakfast.

There are 3 translations of pronto in English:

pronto2

adv

  • 3 (en locs) de pronto (repentinamente) suddenly (a lo mejor) (AmS) 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 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 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 [literary/literario] 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 prestado
adj
el vestido no es mío, es prestado = it's not my dress, I borrowed it …
Cultural fact of the day

Churro is a typical Spanish food, consisting of a long thin cylinder of dough, deep-fried in olive oil and often dusted with sugar. Churros are usually eaten with a thick hot drinking chocolate, especially for breakfast.

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 bouts of anger

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Word of the day prestado
adj
el vestido no es mío, es prestado = it's not my dress, I borrowed it …
Cultural fact of the day

Churro is a typical Spanish food, consisting of a long thin cylinder of dough, deep-fried in olive oil and often dusted with sugar. Churros are usually eaten with a thick hot drinking chocolate, especially for breakfast.