Translation of arte in English:

arte

art, n.

masculine and feminine noun

  • 1

    Art
    art
    el arte medieval/abstracto/contemporáneo medieval/abstract/contemporary art
    • las artes the arts
    • el arte por el arte art for art's sake
    • ¿te crees que trabajo por amor al arte? do you think I'm working for the good of my health / for the fun of it?
    • (como) por arte de magia as if by magic
    • no tener arte ni parte
    • no tuve arte ni parte en el asunto I had nothing whatsoever to do with it
  • 2

    • 2.1(habilidad, destreza)

      es maestro en el arte de mentir/de la diplomacia he's an expert in the art of lying/of diplomacy
      • tiene mucho arte para arreglar flores she has a real flair / gift for flower arranging
      • tengo muy poco arte para convencer a la gente I'm no good at persuading people

    • 2.2artes feminine plural(astucias, artimañas)

      usó todas sus artes para seducirlo she used (all) her feminine wiles to seduce him
      • tuve que usar todas mis artes para convencerlo I had to use every trick I could think of to win him over