Quick answer
"Clock" is a noun which is often translated as "el reloj", and "at ten" is a phrase which is often translated as "a las diez". Learn more about the difference between "clock" and "at ten" below.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (timepiece)
a. el reloj
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The clock marked a quarter to one.El reloj marcaba la una menos cuarto.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to measure time or speed)
a. cronometrar
The sprinter clocked in at just under a minute.El velocista cronometró un poco menos de un minuto.
b. registrar
The fastest driver clocked in at just over 160 miles per hour.El conductor más rápido registró un poco más de 160 millas por hora.
3. (to hit) (United Kingdom)
a. pegar
He clocked me real hard.Me pegó realmente fuerte.
b. golpear
If you don't shut up, I'm going to clock you.Si no te callas, te voy a golpear.
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at ten
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (time of day)
a. a las diez
I'll meet you at ten outside the café.Te veo a las diez en la puerta del café.
2. (when being ten years old)
a. a los diez años
At ten, Pablo was already a superb dancer.A los diez años, Pablo ya era un estupendo bailarín.
b. con diez años
At ten, Susan was already quite proficient at the piano and had composed dozens of pieces.Con diez años, Susan ya era muy competente al piano y había compuesto docenas de piezas.
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