menos = less adverb

menos = less adjective

menos = except preposition

menos = less pronoun

1menos

adverb
adverb

English Translation of MENOS

1
: less
llueve menos en agostoit rains less in August
éste me gusta menos que éseI like this one less than that one
soy menos alta que mis hermanasI'm not as tall as my sisters
es menos difícil de lo que pareceit's less difficult than it looks
2
: least
el coche menos carothe least expensive car
en el momento menos pensadowhen you least expect it
es lo menos que puedo hacerit's the least I can do
trabaja lo menos posiblehe works as little as possible
los que menos gananthose who earn the least
lo que menos necesitamos es otra crisisthe last thing we need is another crisis
3
menos de : less than, fewer than
tienen menos de 50 empleadosthey have fewer than 50 employees
en menos de un minutoin less than a minute

2menos

adjective
adjective

English Translation of MENOS

1
: less, fewer
tengo más trabajo y menos tiempoI have more work and less time
hay menos sillas que personasthere are fewer chairs than people
2
: least, fewest
la clase que tiene menos estudiantesthe class that has the fewest students

3menos

preposition
preposition

English Translation of MENOS

2
: minus
quince menos cuatro son oncefifteen minus four is eleven

4menos

pronoun
pronoun

English Translation of MENOS

1
: less, fewer
no deberías aceptar menosyou shouldn't accept less
2
or al menos, por lo menos : at least
3
a menos que : unless
4
lo de menos : the least important thing

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