claro = clearly adverb

claro = bright adjective

claro = clearing masculine noun



English Translation of CLARO

: clearly
habla más clarospeak more clearly
: of course, surely
¡claro!, ¡claro que sí!absolutely!, of course!
claro que entendióof 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 raraof course! that's why she was acting so funny yesterday
a menos que, claro está, él también la conozcaunless 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 despuésof course nobody could imagine what would happen afterwards
¡claro que no!of course not!
claro que no es verdadof course it isn't true

Examples of CLARO

¡claro que sí! yes, of course!




English Translation of CLARO

: bright, clear
no ven claro cómo van a poder terminar a tiempothey can't really see how they are going to finish on time
el ministro ve claro que se puede lograr un acuerdothe minister is optimistic about reaching an agreement
lo vi claro en cuanto oí la noticiait became clear to me when I heard the news
sus padres no veían muy claro el temahis parents weren't too sure about the matter
tiene las ideas muy clarashe really knows what he wants from life
una mente claraa clear mind or thinker
: pale, fair, light
un vestido verde claroa light or pale green dress
pelo castaño clarolight brown hair
una alemana de ojos clarosa blue-eyed German girl
: clear, evident
esto es un claro reflejo de que el sistema no funcionathis is a clear indication that the system does not work
España ganó por un claro 15-6Spain 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 máshe has made it quite clear he does not want to see us again
dejar las cosas claras o en claroto get things clear or straight
el futuro del equipo no está muy clarothe future of the team is not very clear
¿está claro?is that clear?
estar claro queto be clear or obvious that
está claro que así no vamos a ninguna parteit's clear or obvious that we'll get nowhere like this
no está nada claro que nuestro partido vaya a ganar las eleccionesit's not at all clear that our party will win the election

Examples of CLARO

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


masculine noun
masculine noun

English Translation of CLARO

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

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