Translation of "hardly" - English-Spanish dictionary


adverb uk /ˈhɑːd·li/ us /ˈhɑrd·li/

B1 almost not, or only a very small amount

I was so tired that I could hardly walk.
There’s hardly any food left in the fridge.

certainly not

no, ¡qué va!
It’s hardly my fault that it’s raining!

(Translation of “hardly” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


adverb /ˈhaːdli/

almost no, none, never etc

Hardly anybody goes to that club nowadays
I hardly ever go out.

only just; almost not

apenas, casi
My feet are so sore, I can hardly walk
I had hardly got on my bicycle when I got a puncture.

probably not

He’s hardly likely to forgive you after what you said about him.

(Translation of “hardly” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)