bastante translation | Spanish-English dictionary



a       adj  
1    (=suficiente)   enough     ( para      for)     
hay bastante sitio para todos      there is enough room for everyone  
¿no tienes ya bastantes?      haven't you got enough?  
no había bastante público      there wasn't a big enough audience  
2    (=mucho)   quite a lot of, a fair amount of  
han dejado bastante comida      they've left quite a lot of o a fair amount of food  
hace bastante frío      it's quite cold  
se marchó hace bastante rato      he left quite some time ago  
la calidad deja bastante que desear      the quality leaves much to be desired  
3    (=muchos)   quite a lot of, quite a few  
había bastantes invitados en la recepción      there were quite a lot of o quite a few guests at the reception  
--¿tienes muchos cuadros? --bastantes      "do you have many paintings?" -- "quite a few"  
4      (Méx)   (=demasiado)   too much
b       adv  
1    (=suficiente)   enough  
ya has comido bastante      you've eaten enough  
no tenemos bastante para ir de vacaciones      we haven't enough to go on holiday  
ya tienen bastante como para que vayamos también nosotros con nuestros problemas      they've got enough on their plate already without us taking our problems along  
es lo bastante alto como para alcanzarlo      he's tall enough to reach it  
2    (=de forma considerable)     (con verbos)    quite a lot  ,   (con adjetivos, adverbios)    quite
los niños han cambiado bastante      the children have changed a fair amount o quite a lot  
lo he visto bastante últimamente      I've seen a fair amount of him o quite a lot of him recently  
me gusta bastante      I quite like it, I like it quite a lot  
el libro está bastante bien      it's a fairly good book, it's quite a good book  
estoy bastante cansado      I'm rather o quite tired  
habla inglés bastante bien      she speaks quite good English, her English is quite good  
vivo bastante lejos      I live quite a long way away  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
hace bastante frío exp.
it's quite cold

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
I live quite a long way away
I'm rather {o} quite tired
I quite like it
I like it quite a lot
'bastante' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
bastante gente
bastante bueno
hay bastante
valen bastante
queda bastante
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"bastante": examples and translations in context
Falsificarproductos farmacéuticos es algo bastante sencillo. There you go. [Michael Narrating] Counterfeiting pharmaceuticals is pretty straightforward.
Resulta bastante duro que ahora intente impedirme hablar. It is pretty hard to take that you are now trying to prevent me from speaking.
Esas estadísticas demuestran claramente que queda bastante por hacer. Those statistics clearly demonstrate that quite a lot of work remains to be done.
La cosa cambia bastante cuando examinamos los sistemas indirectos y jerárquicos. Matters look quite different as soon as we turn to the indirect and the hierarchical systems.
A menudo ocurre que regulamos demasiado y no aplicamos bastante. It is often the case that we regulate too much and do not implement enough.
Pégueme bastante fuerte para hacer un chichón. You'd better hit me hard enough to make a lump.
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