There are 2 translations of corriente in English:

corriente1

adj

  • 1 (que ocurre con frecuencia) common; (normal, no extraño) usual, normal es un error muy corriente it's a very common mistake ese tipo de robo es muy corriente en esta zona robberies like that are commonplace o very common o an everyday occurrence in this area un método poco corriente en la actualidad a method not much used nowadays lo corriente es efectuar el pago por adelantado the normal thing is to pay in advance, normally o usually you pay in advance un cuchillo normal y corriente an ordinary o a common-or-garden knife es un tipo de lo más corriente he's just an ordinary guy [colloquial/familiar] es una tela muy corriente it's a very ordinary material corriente y moliente [familiar/colloquial] ordinary, run-of-the-mill es un vestido corriente y moliente it's just an ordinary dress nos hizo una comida corriente y moliente the meal he cooked us was very ordinary o run-of-the-mill
  • 2 2.1 (en curso) [mes/año] current la inauguración está prevista para el día tres del corriente or de los corrientes the opening is planned for the third of this month su atenta carta del 7 del corriente [formal] your letter of the 7th of this month o [formal] the 7th inst
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    Definition of current in:
    2.2al corriente, estoy al corriente en todos los pagos I'm up to date with all the payments empezó el curso con retraso pero se ha puesto al corriente she started the course late but she has caught up quiero que me tengan or mantengan al corriente de las noticias que se reciban I want to be kept informed o [colloquial/familiar] posted about any news that comes in ya está al corriente de lo que ha pasado she already knows what's happened

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There are 2 translations of corriente in English:

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La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.