Listen to an audio pronunciation
vs
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Quick answer
"Inexpensive" is an adjective which is often translated as "barato", and "economy" is a noun which is often translated as "la economía". Learn more about the difference between "inexpensive" and "economy" below.
inexpensive(
ihn
-
ehk
-
spehn
-
sihv
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (affordable)
a. barato
The product is inexpensive, but it's of very good quality.El producto es barato, pero es de muy buena calidad.
b. económico
Peter's car runs on used cooking oil, which is relatively inexpensive compared to gas.El coche de Peter funciona con aceite de cocina usado, que es relativamente económico comparado con la gasolina.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
economy(
i
-
ka
-
nuh
-
mi
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (system)
a. la economía
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
During recessions there is not enough money circulating in the economy.En épocas de recesión no hay suficiente dinero circulando en la economía.
2. (thrift)
a. la economía
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Its economy of resources makes this method preferable.Por su economía de recursos, este método resulta preferible.
3. (saving)
a. el ahorro
(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 revised plan meant an economy of 10 million dollars.El plan modificado supuso un ahorro de 10 millones de dólares.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
4. (cheap)
a. económico
Rent an economy car if you are on a budget.Rente un auto económico si su presupuesto es ajustado.
5. (pack or size)
a. familiar
The economy pack gives you best value for money.El envase familiar es con el que más ahorra.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
SpanishDict is the world's most popular Spanish-English dictionary, translation, and learning website.
© Curiosity Media Inc.  |  Ver en español
SOCIAL NETWORKS
APPS