There are 4 translations of low in Spanish:

low1

Pronunciation: /ləʊ/

adj (-er, -est)

  • 1 (in height) bajo to fly at low altitude volar* bajo or a poca altura the dress had a very low back el vestido era muy escotado por la espalda he gave a low bow hizo una profunda reverencia a low point in his career un momento bajo en su carrera
  • 2 2.1 (in volume) [voice] bajo, quedo; [sound/whisper] débil, quedo turn the radio down low bájale al radio (AmL exc CS) , baja la radio (CS, Esp) the TV's on too low la tele está demasiado baja 2.2 (in pitch) [key/note/pitch] grave, bajo
  • 3 (in intensity, amount, quality) [pressure/temperature] bajo; [wages/prices/productivity] bajo; [proportion] pequeño; [standard/quality] bajo, malo; [number/card] bajo his weight was low for a sprinter pesaba poco para un esprinter low levels of radiation bajos niveles de radiación cook on a low flame o heat cocinar a fuego lento his strength was running low se iba quedando sin fuerzas, le estaban empezando a flaquear or fallar las fuerzas a low number of voters turned out pocos votantes acudieron a las urnas student numbers fell as low as five el número de estudiantes bajó a tan solo cinco attendance has been low lately últimamente no ha habido muchos asistentes the temperature was in the low sixties la temperatura apenas pasaba de 60° Fahrenheit lower unemployment but higher inflation menor desempleo pero mayor inflación it's low in calories es bajo en calorías a low risk operation una operación poco arriesgada or de poco riesgo he has a low opinion of doctors no tiene muy buena opinión de los médicos I had low expectations of the team no esperaba mucho del equipo
  • 4 (in short supply) supplies are low los suministros escasean or están empezando a faltar stocks are running low se están agotando las existenciasto be low on sth we're rather low on milk tenemos or nos queda poca leche he's rather low on initiative no tiene mucha iniciativa, le falta iniciativa the film was low on action a la película le faltaba acción
  • 5 (in health, spirits) to feel low (physically) sentirse* débil (emotionally) estar* deprimido to be in low spirits estar* bajo de moral or con la moral baja, estar* deprimido
  • 7 (primitive) [Biol] inferior a low species una especie inferior or poco evolucionada

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Word of the day lavado
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wash …
Cultural fact of the day

In the River Plate region of Latin America the word copetín can mean an aperitif or light snack, or a social occasion at which these are consumed, generally before the evening meal.

There are 4 translations of low in Spanish:

low2

adv (-er, -est)

  • 1 bajo to fly low volar* bajo or a poca altura plants growing low to the ground plantas (fpl) que crecen casi a ras del suelo to bow low hacer* una profunda reverencia get down lower if you don't want them to see you agáchate más si no quieres que te vean low down on the right-hand side of the painting en la parte inferior derecha del cuadro they're lower down the list than we are están más abajo que nosotros en la lista put the shelf lower down coloca el estante más abajo he rates low in my estimation no lo tengo en gran estima he rates the car low on comfort el coche no le parece muy cómodo he values himself too low no se valora como debería, se tiene en muy poco I wouldn't sink o stoop so low as to do that no me rebajaría a hacer una cosa así, nunca caería tan bajo to buy low comprar a bajo precio to play low (in cards) jugar* una carta baja
  • 2 2.1 (softly, quietly) bajo speak a bit lower habla un poco más bajo 2.2 (in pitch) bajo

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Cultural fact of the day

In the River Plate region of Latin America the word copetín can mean an aperitif or light snack, or a social occasion at which these are consumed, generally before the evening meal.

There are 4 translations of low in Spanish:

low3

n

  • 1.1 (low point) the peso has dropped to a new (record) low against the dollar la cotización del peso ha alcanzado un nuevo mínimo (histórico) con respecto al dólar inflation is at a ten-year low la tasa de inflación ha alcanzado el punto or nivel más bajo de la década relations between the two countries are at an all-time low las relaciones entre los dos países nunca han sido peores or nunca han estado tan tensas the temperature will reach a low of two degrees la (temperatura) mínima será de dos grados 1.2 [Meteo] zona (f) de bajas presiones

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In the River Plate region of Latin America the word copetín can mean an aperitif or light snack, or a social occasion at which these are consumed, generally before the evening meal.

There are 4 translations of low in Spanish:

low4

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Word of the day lavado
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Cultural fact of the day

In the River Plate region of Latin America the word copetín can mean an aperitif or light snack, or a social occasion at which these are consumed, generally before the evening meal.