fondo = bottom masculine noun

fondo

masculine noun
masculine noun

English Translation of FONDO

1
: bottom
el fondo del océano/barrilthe bottom of the ocean/barrel
llegar al fondo de algoto get to the bottom of something
2
: rear, back, end
al fondo de la casaat the back of the house
4
: background
al fondoin the background
música de fondobackground music
6
Mexico : slip, petticoat
7
: fund
fondo de inversiones/pensionesinvestment/pension fund
fondo comúnjoint fund
8
fondos masculine plural noun : funds, resources
cheque sin fondosbounced check
recaudar fondosto raise funds
fondos públicospublic funds
fondos de campañacampaign funds
9
a fondo : thoroughly, in depth
10
de fondo : fundamental
11
de fondo : long-distance (in sports)
12
en fondo : abreast
13
en el fondo : deep down, at heart
14
tocar fondo : to touch bottom (in the sea, etc.), to hit rock bottom

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