Translation of basically in Spanish:


básicamente, adv.

Pronunciation /ˈbeɪsɪkli//ˈbeɪsɪk(ə)li/


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    they are basically the same básicamente /fundamentalmente / en esencia son iguales
    • the job basically involves … el trabajo consiste básicamente / fundamentalmente en …
    • I was lucky, basically más que nada / fundamentalmente tuve suerte
    • what on earth went wrong? — basically, we made a mistake ¿qué demonios pasó? — en dos palabras: nos equivocamos
    • They basically have to undergo a complete lifestyle change which will stick with them for the rest of their lives.
    • A. It is essential because we are basically living in our cars all the time.
    • We had basically no idea where we were going, we were just with my uncle and my aunt and our cousins.
    • We'll only have ourselves to blame when the thieves empty our accounts and max out our credit cards, basically.
    • To pet your puppy, you basically stroke the bottom screen with your stylus or finger.
    • That has seen the numbers soar and we've basically no idea how many are in the city.
    • This is growing in complexity, but basically you take your basic state pension and add it to any other income.
    • Look, you sell a whole commerce idea and then basically say it would be better to use your eyes.
    • He's just given quite a long statement but is basically reasserting his innocence.
    • I am not in favour of the monarchy in principle but am basically in favour of the monarchy in practice.
    • He put some tape around one toe and the next one along, as a kind of splint, but basically it's just a waiting game.
    • This is not such a bad idea: it's basically how the PC industry and the web succeeded.
    • It was basically names, addresses, credit card details, account numbers and so on.
    • I think we made the best out of this whole situation, the whole weekend, basically.
    • This basically triangulates the phone's position within the cell it is currently receiving a signal from.
    • There have been numerous improvements to this idea but basically it remains the same.
    • It basically turned a potato into a mushy mess that was completely inedible.
    • That symbolic statement basically freed him from all the pain he was in.
    • Her eyes snapped up, basically indicating that she was indeed jealous.
    • What they are basically saying is that the state must fund rail because there isn't enough road capacity.