Translation of descontar in English:

descontar

transitive verb

  • 1

    • 1.1(rebajar)

      me descontó el 15% he gave me a discount of 15% / a 15% discount
      • me descontó $20 he gave me a $20 discount

    • 1.2(restar)

      te descuentan el 20% de impuestos you get 20% deducted for taxes
      • si descuentas los gastos de viaje te quedas con $135 if you take off traveling costs, you're left with $135
      • el árbitro solo descontó medio minuto the referee only allowed half a minute for stoppages
      • tienes que descontar las dos horas de la comida you have to deduct two hours for lunch

  • 2

    (exceptuar)
    descontando a Pedro aside from Pedro
    • si descontamos los sábados y domingos, faltan solo 15 días if we don't count Saturdays and Sundays, there are only 15 days left
  • 3

    (pagaré/letra) to discount