one block
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
one block(
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (area)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. una manzana
My best friend's house is one block away from mine.La casa de mi mejor amigo está a una manzana de la mía.
b. una cuadra
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
Walk one block and turn right to get to the store.Camina una cuadra y gira a la derecha para llegar a la tienda.
2. (piece)
a. un bloque
The sculptor is only going to use one block and a chisel.El escultor solo va a usar un bloque y un cincel.
b. un tarugo (of wood)
You will need one block, a hammer, and some nails.Vas a necesitar un tarugo, un martillo, y clavos.
c. un zoquete (of wood)
We're still missing one block we'll need for the project.Todavía nos falta un zoquete que vamos a necesitar para el proyecto.
3. (toy)
a. un cubo
My son is missing one block from his set.Mi hijo le falta un cubo de su juego.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
Word Roots
Hover on a tile to learn new words with the same root.
Loading roots
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?