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Translation of "count" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb /kaunt/
to name the numbers up to contar Count (up to) ten.
to calculate using numbers contar Count (up) the number of pages Count how many people there are There were six people present, not counting the chairman.
to be important or have an effect or value contar, tener importancia What he says doesn’t count All these essays count towards my final mark.
to consider considerar(se) Count yourself lucky to be here.
countable adjective
capable of being numbered calculable Millionths of a second are countable only on very complicated instruments.
(also count) (linguistics ) (opposite uncountable) (of a noun) capable of forming a plural and using the definite or indefinite article contable Table is a count(able) noun, but milk is an uncountable noun.
counter noun
a token used in numbering or playing certain games ficha counters for playing ludo.
countless adjective
very many incontable, innumerable I’ve told him to stop doing that countless times.
countdown noun
(used originally of a rocket) a counting backwards to check the time remaining until the beginning of an event, regarded as zero cuenta atrás It’s five minutes to countdown.
count on phrasal verb
to rely on (a person or happening) contar con I’m counting on you to persuade her.
out for the count
(of a boxer) still not standing after the count of ten. estar K.O.
exhausted; asleep hecho polvo, exhausto He was out for the count for several hours after his long walk.
(Definition of count from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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