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Translation of "third" - English-Spanish dictionary

third

  /θɜːd/
A2 3rd written as a word tercer(o)
noun   /θɜːd/
one of three equal parts of something; 1/3 tercio, tercera parte
(Definition of third from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

third

noun /θəːd/
one of three equal parts tercio a third of the population.
( also adjective ) the last of three (people, things etc); the next after the second tercero the third person in the queue.
thirdly adverb
in the third place en tercer lugar Firstly, I haven’t enough money. Secondly, I’m too old and thirdly, it’s raining.
third-class adjective, adverb
of or in the class next after or below the second de tercera clase They were looked upon as third-class citizens.
third degree noun
a severe method of questioning people, sometimes using torture etc interrogatorio exhaustivo, (someter a alguien) al tercer grado The police gave him the third degree.
third party noun
a third person who is not directly involved in an action, contract etc tercero Was there a third party present when the two of you agreed to the sale?
third-rate adjective
of very bad quality de baja categoría, de poca monta a third-rate performance.
the Third World noun
the developing countries, those not part of or aligned with the two main powers el Tercer Mundo the needs of the Third World.
(Definition of third from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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