bastante translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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bastante

  
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  
vivo bastante lejos exp.
I live quite a long way away

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it's quite cold
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I'm rather {o} quite tired
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I quite like it
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I like it quite a lot
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"bastante": examples and translations in context
Creo que globalmente funciona bastante bien. I believe it is working quite well on the whole.
Creo que Verónica estará bastante impresionada. I think Veronica would've been quite impressed.
El caso me parece bastante sólido. Case seems pretty solid to me.
Sí, estás actuando bastante raro. - You're acting pretty strange.
Ya he tenido bastante... bastante... bastante... I've had enough... enough... enough...
Tu paquete siempre fue bastante grande. Your package has always been big enough.
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