"tonta" English translation

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"tonta" in English

volume_up
tonta {adj. f}
EN

ES tonta
volume_up
{feminine}

tonta (also: tonto)
volume_up
dumbass {noun} [pej.]
tonta (also: tonto)
volume_up
ding-a-ling {noun} [Amer.] [coll.] (stupid person)
tonta
volume_up
fool {noun} (stupid person)
Cada uno de los arquitectos de este compromiso clama victoria, lo que me molesta porque no me gusta que me tomen por tonta.
Each architect of this compromise is claiming victory, which makes me uneasy because I do not like being taken for a fool.
what kind of a fool do you take me for?
she's certainly no fool
tonta (also: tonto, bobo)
tonta (also: tonto)
volume_up
no-brainer {noun} [coll.] (stupid person)
tonta (also: tonto)
volume_up
prune {noun} [Brit.] [coll.] (fool)
tonta (also: tonto, boba, bobo)
volume_up
silly {noun} [Brit.] [coll.]
Siempre he dicho que si la UE es la respuesta, la pregunta debió de ser muy tonta.
I have always said that, if the EU is the answer, it must have been a silly question.
Watson se ha permitido una observación tan poco elegante como tonta acerca del Reino Unido.
Mr Watson made a rather shabby and silly remark about the United Kingdom.
no seas tonta, aprovecha ahora que puedes
don't be silly! make the most of it while you can
tonta (also: tonto, boba, bobo)
volume_up
stupid {noun} [coll.]
Esta supuesta campaña antitabaco, si no es ingenua, es tonta.
This so-called anti-smoking campaign, if not naive, is stupid.
Por tanto,¿por qué los negociadores de Amsterdam, que tampoco eran tontos, adoptaron una norma tan tonta?
So why did the Amsterdam negotiators, who were not stupid either, adopt a stupid rule?
Por tanto, ¿por qué los negociadores de Amsterdam, que tampoco eran tontos, adoptaron una norma tan tonta?
So why did the Amsterdam negotiators, who were not stupid either, adopt a stupid rule?

Context sentences for "tonta" in English

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Spanishno me hagas caso, hoy estoy tonta
don't take any notice of me, I'm in a funny mood today
Spanishno te creas que soy tan tonta
Spanishhacía el papel de la típica rubia tonta
Spanishy la tonta va y se lo cree
Spanishy la tonta va y se lo cree
Spanish¡Qué idea más tonta!
SpanishCada uno de los arquitectos de este compromiso clama victoria, lo que me molesta porque no me gusta que me tomen por tonta.
In the two-speed Europe that is now emerging, they must, however, develop ways of responding swiftly to the tactical coalitions against them that are arising more and more frequently.
SpanishSe les admitió tonta y prematuramente en el Gobierno de Irlanda del Norte, únicamente para introducir su red de espías del "Stormontgate" dentro de ese Gobierno.
They were foolishly and prematurely admitted to government in Northern Ireland, only to launch their 'Stormontgate' spy ring within that government.
SpanishMe sorprende la ristra de discursos sin significado que revelan una falta de conocimiento y una mezcla tonta de una extraña serie de demandas revanchistas y métodos liberales extremos.
I am surprised by the succession of meaningless speeches which betray a lack of knowledge and foolishly mix together a bizarre goulash of revanchist demands and extreme liberal methods.
SpanishMientras seguía el debate, he pensado lo pusilánimes que somos en Europa, la manera tan tonta en la que hemos actuado en el pasado y cuántas preguntas tenemos abiertas en este continente.
As I followed the debate, I thought about how faint-hearted we really are in Europe, how stupidly we have acted in the past, and how many questions we have left open for this continent.