There are 3 translations of most in Spanish:

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Pronunciation: /məʊst/

adj

  • 1.1 (nearly all) la mayoría de, la mayor parte de most daily newspapers have crosswords la mayoría or la mayor parte de los diarios traen crucigramas most people would agree casi todo el mundo or la mayoría de la gente estaría de acuerdo you'll find me there most days estoy allí casi todos los días 1.2 (as superl) más who eats (the) most meat in your family? ¿quién es el que come más carne de tu familia? the winner is the person who answers the most questions correctly gana la persona que más preguntas acierta or que acierta el mayor número de preguntas

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Most first names in Spanish-speaking countries are those of saints. A person's santo, (also known as onomástico in Latin America and onomástica in Spain) is the saint's day of the saint that they are named for. Children were once usually named for the saint whose day they were born on, but this is less common now.

There are 3 translations of most in Spanish:

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pronoun

  • 1.1 (nearly all) la mayoría, la mayor parte all of the houses have central heating and most have garages todas las casas tienen calefacción central y la mayoría or la mayor parte tienen garajes most of us/them la mayoría de nosotros/ellos most of the wine has been drunk se ha bebido casi todo el vino I read most of it lo leí casi todo most of my experience has been in sales casi toda mi experiencia ha sido en ventas
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    • Tom attended most of the monthly fairs in Belmullet and most days had a few ponies for sale.
    • A good starting point would be the mother, who is the major influence for most children up to age three.
    • The bugs are only a few thousandths of a millimetre across and lack the cell walls which most bacteria have.
    1.2 (as superl) she ate the most fue la que más comió, comió más que nadie which of your employees earns (the) most? ¿cuál de sus empleados es el que gana más? it is the most we can offer you es todo lo que podemos ofrecerle at (the) most como máximo, a lo sumo you'll be cautioned at (the) most como mucho te amonestarán two days at the very most como máximo or a lo sumo dos días to make the most of sth aprovechar algo al máximo, sacar* el mejor provecho or partido posible de algo you won't get another chance, so make the most of it no vas a tener otra oportunidad, así que aprovéchala al máximo
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    • I would be of the view that managers with an open mind are the ones that have most success.
    • Seven celebrities with the most votes are guaranteed a place in the Academy.
    • Economic liberalism appears to be the approach with most success in practice.
    1.3 (people) la mayoría

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Most first names in Spanish-speaking countries are those of saints. A person's santo, (also known as onomástico in Latin America and onomástica in Spain) is the saint's day of the saint that they are named for. Children were once usually named for the saint whose day they were born on, but this is less common now.

There are 3 translations of most in Spanish:

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adv

  • 1 1.1 (to greatest extent) más what I like/dislike (the) most about him is … lo que más/menos me gusta de él es … I'd like to thank most of all my wife quisiera darle las gracias sobre todo a mi esposa I enjoyed the last act most of all el último acto fue el que más me gustó
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    • What his video game reminds me of most of all, though, is the very dawn of computing.
    • I look forward most of all to arranging my library and my writing space when I move out.
    • These are the things which I value most of all; blogging comes secondary to all of them.
    1.2 (before adjective or adverb/delante del adjetivo o adverbio) más which is the most expensive? ¿cuál es el más caro? he was the most friendly of the people I spoke to de toda la gente con la que hablé, él fue el más simpático it is our eldest son who comes to see us (the) most often es nuestro hijo mayor el que nos viene a ver más a menudo
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    • The event took place on the day of North Korea's most important national holiday.
    • The most important thing to remember with respect to this film is that it is not a documentary.
    • Fresh garlic contains several compounds, the most important of which is allicin.
  • 2 (as intensifier/como palabra enfática) what happened was most interesting lo que sucedió fue de lo más interesante it was most kind of you fue muy amable de su parte most certainly con toda seguridad most probably o likely muy probablemente His Most Serene Majesty Su Serenísima Majestad Most Reverend Reverendísimo
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    • That is now no longer a fair representation of their view, and it most certainly is not of mine.
    • It most certainly was not a life-changing experience, but it did provide amusements.
    • History will most certainly exact a heavy price from them for being such imbeciles.
  • 3 (almost) (American English/inglés norteamericano) [colloquial/familiar], casi she ate most all the food se comió casi toda la comida
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    • When this song came out, most everyone listened to it on the verge of laughter.
    • I imagine most everyone who has gone through schooling has experienced a fairly similar situation.
    • She does have a few fears, but they are unknown by most everyone because of her toughness.

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Most first names in Spanish-speaking countries are those of saints. A person's santo, (also known as onomástico in Latin America and onomástica in Spain) is the saint's day of the saint that they are named for. Children were once usually named for the saint whose day they were born on, but this is less common now.