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Translation of "how" - English-Spanish dictionary


adverb, conjunction /hau/
in what way cómo How do you make chilli con carne?
to what extent cuánto; cómo de How do you like my new hat? How far is Paris from London?
by what means cómo I’ve no idea how he came here.
in what condition cómo How are you today? How do I look?
for what reason cómo How is it that I am the last to know about this?
however adverb
in spite of that sin embargo, no obstante It would be nice if we had more money. However, I suppose we’ll manage with what we have.
(also how ever) in what way; by what means cómo However did you get here? However did you do that?
to no matter what extent por más que However hard I try, I still can’t do it.
how about
I would like to suggest qué tal, qué te parece ’Where shall we go tonight?’ ’How about the cinema?’
what is he, are you etc going to do?; what does he, do you etc think? ¿y tú/él/vosotros/ellos? We’re going to the cinema tonight. How about you? I rather like that picture. How about you?
how come
for what reason ¿por qué?, ¿por qué razón?, ¿cómo es que…? How come I didn’t get any cake?
how do you do?
words that are said by a person to someone he is being introduced to mucho gusto, encantado ’How do you do? My name is Mike Winter,’ he said, shaking her hand.
(Definition of how from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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