There are 3 translations of uno in English:

uno1

(una)

adj

  • 2 2.1 (único) la solución es una there's only one solution 2.2 (único e indivisible) Dios es uno God is one ser uno y lo mismo, llegar mi hermano y empezar a pelearnos es uno y lo mismo as soon as o the minute my brother arrives we start arguing

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There are 3 translations of uno in English:

uno2

(una)

pron

  • 1 (numeral) one 12 votos a favor y uno en contra 12 votes in favor and one against ¿quieres media o una entera? do you want a half or a whole one? iban entrando de a uno/una they were going in one at a time o one by one un pasillo de tres por uno a corridor three meters (long) by one (wide) los revisé uno por uno I went through them one by one es la una it's one o'clock hoy es uno de abril (esp Esp) today is the first of April más de uno/una [familiar/colloquial], más de una va a lamentar su partida there'll be quite a few sorry to see him go [colloquial/familiar] eso le debe haber molestado a más de uno that must have annoyed quite a few people o a number of people (ni) una [familiar/colloquial] not a thing [colloquial/familiar] a ese no se le va (ni) una he doesn't miss a thing no le aguanta (ni) una al marido she won't put up with any nonsense from her husband no dar or (Chi) ver (ni) una [familiar/colloquial], los meteorólogos no dan or ven ni una the weathermen just never get it right [colloquial/familiar] no doy or veo una I can't get a thing right [colloquial/familiar], I can't seem to get anything right una de dos one thing or the other ver tb una una y no más, Santo Tomás (Esp) [familiar/colloquial], lo pasamos horrible, una y no más, Santo Tomás we had a terrible time, never again! ¿puedo comer una? — bueno, pero una y no más, Santo Tomás can I have one? — OK, but just one and that's your lot o and no more [colloquial/familiar]
  • 2 (personal) (sing) one; (pl) some uno es profesor y el otro estudiante one's a teacher o one of them is a teacher and the other's a student tiene cuatro dormitorios pero uno (de ellos) es diminuto it has four bedrooms but one of them is tiny ¿te gustaron sus cuadros? — unos sí, otros no did you like his paintings? — some I did o I liked some, others I didn't se envidian el uno al otro they're jealous of each other se ayudan los unos a los otros they help one another ser uno/una de tantos/tantas to be nothing special, be pretty ordinary, be run-of-the-mill
  • 3 [familiar/colloquial] (alguien) (m) some man [colloquial/familiar], this man [colloquial/familiar]; (f) some woman [colloquial/familiar], this woman [colloquial/familiar] les preguntamos a unos que estaban allí we asked some o [colloquial/familiar] these people who were there
  • 4 (uso impersonal) restaurantes donde se sirve uno mismo restaurants where you serve yourself o [formal] one serves oneself ¡qué horror cuando le dicen a uno que está gordo! or a una que está gorda! isn't it awful when people tell you you're fat!

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Word of the day hache
f
llámale hache = call it what you like or what you will …

There are 3 translations of uno in English:

uno3

m

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Word of the day hache
f
llámale hache = call it what you like or what you will …