Translation of "six" - English-Spanish dictionary

six

number uk /sɪks/ us /sɪks/

A1 the number 6

seis
six of one and half a dozen of the other

said when you think that neither of two choices is better than the other

olivo y aceituno todo es uno
‘Shall we go by car or train?’ ‘I don’t know, it’s six of one and half a dozen of the other.’

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

six

noun /siks/

the number or figure 6.

seis

the age of 6.

seis años
six-

having six (of something)

de/con seis…
a six-cylinder engine.
sixth noun

one of six equal parts.

sexto

(also adjective ) (the) last of six (people, things etc); (the) next after the fifth.

sexto
sixpence noun

a silver-coloured/silver-colored British coin worth six old pennies, used until decimalization in 1971.

Moneda de 6 Peniques
six-year-old noun

a person or animal that is six years old.

persona de seis años
at sixes and sevens

in confusion; completely disorganized

confuso, hecho un lío
On the day before the wedding, the whole house was at sixes and sevens.

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