claro = clearly adverb

claro = bright adjective

claro = clearing masculine noun

1claro

adverb

English Translation of CLARO

1
: clearly habla más claro speak more clearly
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: of course, surely ¡claro!, ¡claro que sí! absolutely!, of course! claro que entendió of course she understood —¿puedo usar tu coche mañana? —¡claro! can I use your car tomorrow? — "sure!" —¿quieren venir a cenar? —¡claro! would you like to come to dinner? — "sure!" ¡claro! por eso estaba ayer tan rara of course! that's why she was acting so funny yesterday a menos que, claro está, él también la conozca unless of course he knows her too —¿por qué no te disfrazas tú? —¡claro, para que os riáis de mí todos! why don't you dress up? — "oh sure, so you can all laugh at me!" claro que nadie se imaginaba lo que vendría después of course nobody could imagine what would happen afterwards ¡claro que no! of course not! claro que no es verdad of course it isn't true ¡claro que sí! yes, of course!

2claro, clara

adjective

English Translation of CLARO

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: bright, clearno ven claro cómo van a poder terminar a tiempo they can't really see how they are going to finish on time el ministro ve claro que se puede lograr un acuerdo the minister is optimistic about reaching an agreement lo vi claro en cuanto oí la noticia it became clear to me when I heard the news sus padres no veían muy claro el tema his parents weren't too sure about the matter tiene las ideas muy claras he really knows what he wants from life una mente clara a clear mind or thinker
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: pale, fair, lightun vestido verde claro a light or pale green dress pelo castaño claro light brown hair una alemana de ojos claros a blue-eyed German girl
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: clear, evidentesto es un claro reflejo de que el sistema no funciona this is a clear indication that the system does not work España ganó por un claro 15-6 Spain won a decisive 15-6 victory ... aseguró, en clara referencia a sus superiores ... he asserted, clearly referring or in an obvious reference to his superiors ha dejado bien claro que no quiere vernos más he has made it quite clear he does not want to see us again dejar las cosas claras o en claro to get things clear or straight el futuro del equipo no está muy claro the future of the team is not very clear ¿está claro? is that clear? estar claro que to be clear or obvious that está claro que así no vamos a ninguna parte it's clear or obvious that we'll get nowhere like this no está nada claro que nuestro partido vaya a ganar las elecciones it's not at all clear that our party will win the election si te lees la bibliografía, te quedará todo más claro if you read the books on the reading list, it'll all be clearer to you or you'll have a better idea of things así quedarán claras nuestras intenciones this way our intentions will be (quite) clear ni siquiera tengo claro lo que me espera mañana I'm not even sure or clear what's in store for me tomorrow es importante tener nuestro objetivo bien claro it is important to be sure of our objective no lo tengo nada claro I don't really know

3claro

masculine noun

English Translation of CLARO

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: clearinghabrá nubes y claros it will be cloudy with bright spells or sunny intervals un pequeño claro entre las nubes a slight break in the clouds se pueden ver algunos claros en la sala there are a few (empty) spaces in the hall
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claro de luna : moonlight

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