Share this entry


Translation of resto in English:

sustantivo masculino

  • 4 (Colombia) [familiar] (montón) See examples: todavía falta un resto para llegar
    there's a long way to go yet
    we won't be there for ages yet
    había un resto de gente
    there were loads of people
Example sentences
  • Sus restos fueron velados ayer en el Teatro Quitumbe.
  • Participar en la exhumación y examen de cadáveres o restos humanos.
  • Muestra de ello son sus restos arqueológicos esparcidos por este valle.

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources


    Next Score:
    Word of the day haughty
    Pronunciation: ˈhɔːti
    arrogantly superior and disdainful
    Cultural fact of the day


    Carnaval is the three days of festivities preceding Lent, characterized by costumes, masks, drinking, music, and dancing. Spain's most colorful carnival is in Santa Cruz, Tenerife, and Cadiz's carnival is also famous. In Spanish-speaking Latin America, the carnivals of Uruguay, Bolivia, and Venezuela are very well known.