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de menos loc adjlocución adjetiva: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adjetivo ("de fácil manejo", "a contraluz", "de fiar"). (faltante)missing, gone adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
 Revisé la cuenta y hay 100 dólares de menos.
 I checked the account and there are 100 dollars missing.
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a la de menos at the minimum exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  at least exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
de menos a más loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa"). (en progreso) (scale)from lowest to highest exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  from least to most exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  improve viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
  pick up vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up."
 Con la práctica, su desempeño fue de menos a más.
 With practice his performance went from lowest to highest.
echar de menos loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (sufrir por la falta de)miss [sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Diana echa de menos a su hijo, que se mudó a Bolivia. Echo de menos esas tardes frente al mar.
 I really miss those afternoons by the sea.
echar de menos algo loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (extrañar algo)miss [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  (formal)pine for [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Echo de menos esas tardes frente al mar.
 I miss those evenings by the sea.
echar de menos loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (notar la ausencia de)notice [sth] is missing v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  be not able to find [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Cuando pensé en llamar a mi hermana, eché de menos mi teléfono.
 As I went to call my sister I noticed my phone was missing.
en la de menos,
a la de menos
loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa").
CR, coloquial (inesperadamente)unexpectedly advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
  out of the blue exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
 Llegó en la de menos, y yo quedé sorprendido.
en la de menos,
a la de menos
loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa").
CR, coloquial (probablemente)the chances are v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  it's likely v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 En la de menos, pierdes la prueba por no estudiar.
ir de menos a más loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (desarrollarse)increase, heighten viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
 La pasión que sentían fue de menos a más.
 The passion that they felt increased.
ir de menos a más loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (mejorar)improve viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
  pick up vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up."
  get better v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Las ventas de este mes van de menos a más.
 Sales for this month are improving.
lo de menos loc adjlocución adjetiva: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adjetivo ("de fácil manejo", "a contraluz", "de fiar"). (lo menos grave)the least of our worries nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  the least important thing nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  (figurative)the tip of the iceberg nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Lo de menos es que llegue tarde; con que venga.
 This sentence is not a translation of the original sentence. The other teams' results are the least of our worries - we need to win this game.
lo de menos loc nom mlocución nominal masculina: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como sustantivo masculino ("ojo de buey", "agua mala"). (lo menos grave) (concerns, anxiety)the least of your worries exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  minor adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
 Con tal de que mi hijo venga a verme, lo de menos es que llegue tarde.
 As long as my son comes to see me, his being late is the least of my worries.
ser lo de menos loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (ser lo menos grave)be the least of your worries v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  not be that important, not be important v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  (colloquial)not lose any sleep v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 El alcalde cree que los problemas de seguridad de la ciudad son lo de menos.
 The mayor believes that the security problems are the least of our worries.
ser lo de menos loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). cortesía (favor, atención)not be anything, be nothing v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 No me des las gracias; ha sido lo de menos.
 Don't thank me, it was nothing.
yo te echo de menos I miss you v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
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