Translation of "moment" - English-Spanish dictionary

moment

noun uk /ˈməʊ·mənt/

A2 a very short period of time

momento
I’ll be back in a moment.
For a moment, I thought it was Anna.
Could you wait a moment?

B1 a point in time

momento
Just at that moment, the phone rang.
at the moment

A2 now

en estos momentos
She’s not here at the moment.
for the moment

If you do something for the moment, you are doing it now, but might do something different in the future.

por ahora
Let’s continue with what we agreed for the moment.

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

moment

noun /ˈməumənt/

a very short space of time

momento, instante
I’ll be ready in a moment
after a few moments’ silence.

a particular point in time

momento, instante
At that moment, the telephone rang.
momentary adjective

lasting for only a moment

momentáneo
a momentary feeling of fear.
momentarily /(American) moumənˈte-/ adverb

momentáneamente
He hesitated momentarily before knocking on the door.
momentous /-ˈmen-/ adjective

of great importance

trascendental
a momentous event.
momentously adverb

de importancia
at the moment

at this particular time; now

de momento, por ahora
She’s rather busy at the moment.
the moment (that)

exactly when

en cuanto
I want to see him the moment he arrives.

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