cuanto = as much as adverb

cuanto = as many adjective

cuanto = as much as pronoun

1cuanto

adverb
adverb

English Translation of CUANTO

1
: as much as
come cuanto puedaseat as much as you can
2
cuanto antes : as soon as possible
tiene que estar terminado cuanto antesit has to be finished as soon as possible
ven cuanto antescome as soon as you can or as soon as possible
3
en cuanto : as soon as
en cuantoas soon as
en cuanto lo supe me fuias soon as I heard I left
iré en cuanto puedaI'll go as soon as I can
4
en cuanto a : as for, as regards
el cuento infantil, en cuanto género literariochildren's stories, as a literary genre
en cuanto aas regards
en cuanto a tu aumento de sueldo, lo discutiremos en diciembreas regards or as for your pay rise, we'll discuss it in December
el sistema tiene ventajas en cuanto a seguridad y comodidadas regards or with regard to safety and comfort, the system has advantages
en cuanto a mías for me

Related to CUANTO

Sometimes Confused With: cuánto

2cuanto

cuanta

adjective
adjective

English Translation of CUANTO

: as many, whatever
llévate cuantas flores quierastake as many flowers as you wish
daremos cuantos créditos se precisenwe will give as many loans as (are) needed or whatever loans are needed

3cuanto

cuanta

pronoun
pronoun

English Translation of CUANTO

1
: as much as, all that, everything
tengo cuanto deseoI have all that I want
tiene todo cuanto deseahe has everything or all (that) he wants
tome cuanto quieratake as much as you want
cuantos más mejorthe more the better
2
unos cuantos, unas cuantas : a few
lo sabíamos unos cuantos, pero la mayoría noa few of us knew, but most people didn't
hay unos cuantos en clase que no hacen más que molestarthere are a few people in the class who do nothing but cause trouble
—¿cuántos vinieron? —unos cuantoshow many people came? — "quite a few"

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