de media
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
de media(
deh
 
meh
-
dyah
)
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (as a general rule)
a. on average
De media, vienen alrededor de 500 personas a comer a nuestro restaurante cada semana.On average, around 500 people come to our restaurant for lunch every week.
b.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Los elefantes viven unos 50 años de media.Elephants live an average of 50 years.
Yo traduzco 4,000 palabras de media al día.I translate an average of 4,000 words a day.
2. (used to make knitwear)
a. knitting
Voy a comprar lana y un par de agujas de media para hacerte una bufanda.I'm going to buy some wool and a pair of knitting needles to knit you a scarf.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
Word Roots
Hover on a tile to learn new words with the same root.
Loading roots
Examplesloading
Learn Spanish with Fluencia
Try Fluencia, the new Spanish learning program from SpanishDict.
  • Fun and interactive
  • Highly effective
  • Easy to use
  • Works on any device
Start Learning
Did this page answer your question?