cent
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cent(
sehnt
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (currency)
a. el centavo
(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).
(part of a dollar)
I would lend you money if I had it, but I don't even have a single cent with me.Te prestaría dinero si lo tuviera, pero no llevo encima ni un solo centavo.
b. el céntimo
(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).
(part of a euro)
The total cost comes to 47 euros and 30 cents.El precio total son 47 euros y 30 céntimos.
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cent
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el centavo
(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).
2. (colloquial)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
I haven't got a centno tengo ni un centavo or
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cent [sent]
noun
(division of dollar) centavo (m); (division of euro) céntimo (m)
I haven't a cent (US) no tengo ni un céntimo or ni un peso; (LAm)
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cént.
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cént.(
sehnt
)
An abbreviation is the shortened form of a word or group of words (e.g. "UFO" = "unidentified flying object"; "p." = "page").
abbreviation
1. (cent)
a. cent
Encontré dos monedas de cincuenta cént. en un antiguo monedero.I found two coins of fifty cents in an old change pursue.
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cent.
C, s.
five-cent piece
la moneda de cinco centavos
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