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bottom

noun /ˈbotəm/
the lowest part of anything
fondo
the bottom of the sea.
the part of the body on which a person sits
trasero, culo
She gave the child a smack on the bottom.
bottomless adjective very deep
sin fondo
a bottomless pit.
be at the bottom of to be the cause of (usually something bad)
estar detrás de algo
Who’s at the bottom of these rumours/rumors? What is at the bottom of these problems?
get to the bottom of to discover the explanation or the real facts of (a mystery etc)
llegar al fondo de algo
We need to get to the bottom of the dispute, and try to find a solution.
(Definition of bottom from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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