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kilo

Translation of kilo in English:

sustantivo masculino

  • 2 [colloquial] (gran cantidad) tengo kilos de or un kilo de cosas que hacer
    I have loads of o a whole load of things to do [colloquial]
    estar un kilo (River Plate area) [colloquial]
    to be great [colloquial]
    sudar un kilo (Spain) [colloquial]
    to sweat blood
    to work one's butt off (American English) [colloquial]
    to slog one's guts out (British English) [colloquial]
Example sentences
  • Podemos sacar desde 4,000 kilos a 12,000 o 18,000 kilos por hectárea.
  • Del mismo modo, el balón de 5 kilos costará 17.00 soles.
  • En la cadena 4 había pero solo de a tres kilos por persona.

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