recently(
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adverb
1. (in the immediate past) 
I've recently received a letter from the bank.Recientemente, he recibido una carta del banco.
b. hace poco 
My mother recently saw your brother.Hace poco que mi madre vio a tu hermano.
c. recién (apocope before past participle) 
Recently-graduated students can pick up their diplomas in the office.Los estudiantes recién graduados pueden recoger sus diplomas en la oficina.
d. recién (Latin America) 
I have recently finished studying.Recién acabo de estudiar.
2. (lately) 
I haven't slept well recently.Últimamente no duermo bien.
Have you read any good books recently?¿Has leído algún libro bueno recientemente?
recently
adverb
1. (general) 
a. recientemente, hace poco 
as recently as yesterdayayer sin ir más lejos
until quite recentlyhasta hace muy poco
recently [ˈriːsntlɪ]
adverb
1 (not long ago) recientemente; hace poco; recién; (LAm)
until recently hasta hace poco; it is only very recently that I started painting empecé a pintar hace muy poco or apenas nada; as recently as 1998 he was living in London aún en 1998, todavía vivía él en Londres; it was discovered as recently as 1903 se descubrió hace apenas nada, en 1903
2 (lately) últimamente; recientemente
I haven't heard from her recently últimamente or recientemente no he sabido nada de ella; just recently he's been acting strangely últimamente se ha estado comportando de un modo extraño
I haven't seen her recently I've been feeling tired recently
3 (before pp) recién
recently arrived recién llegado
Phrases with "recently"
Here are the most popular phrases with "recently." Click the phrases to see the full entry.
until recently
hasta hace poco
more recently
más recientemente
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