Translation of asunto in English:

asunto

matter, n.

masculine noun

  • 1

    (cuestión, problema)
    matter
    no hemos hablado del asunto del viaje we haven't talked about the trip
    • este es un asunto muy delicado this is a very delicate matter / issue
    • se pelearon por el asunto de la herencia they fell out over the inheritance
    • han quedado algunos asuntos pendientes there are still a few matters / questions / things to be resolved
    • está implicado en un asunto de drogas he's mixed up in something to do with drugs
    • están hablando de asuntos de negocios they're talking about business matters
    • tengo un asunto muy importante entre manos I'm dealing with a very important matter
    • no es asunto tuyo it's none of your business
    • mal asunto, mañana viene el director general I don't like the look of this, the general manager's coming tomorrow
    • y asunto concluido
    • ya te he dicho que no y asunto concluido I've already said no and that's that / that's final / that's all there is to it
    • si se van a pelear por la pelota yo se la quito y asunto concluido if you're going to fight over the ball, I'll take it away and that'll be the end of that
  • 2derogatory

    (relación amorosa)
    affair
    tuvo un asuntillo con la secretaria he had a brief fling with his secretary
  • 3Southern Cone informal

    (razón, sentido)
    ¿a asunto de qué / con qué asunto se lo dijiste? why on earth did you tell him? informal
    • le encuentro muy poco asunto a esto I don't see much point in this
    • ¿a asunto de qué me voy a ir hasta allá si no van a estar? what on earth's the point of my going all the way there if they're not going to be in?