1. (used to express uncertainty) 
a. este (Latin America) 
Um... I have no idea what you're talking about.Este... no tengo ni idea de lo que estás hablando.
b. esto (Spain) 
I'm sorry. I, um, forgot to prepare my presentation for today.Lo siento. Esto... me olvidé de preparar mi presentación para hoy.
um [ʌm]
(in hesitation) esto; (Esp) este; (LAm)
to um and err vacilar
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