Translation of tiento in English:

tiento

tact, n.

masculine noun

  • 1

    (tacto, cuidado)
    tact
    care
    tenemos que andarnos con tiento we have to tread carefully / be tactful
  • 2

    (afinación)
    tuning up
  • 3Spain

    (para probar)
    touch
    feel
    darle un tiento a algo to taste
  • 4Spain informal

    (toqueteo)
    grope informal
    feeling up US informal
    touching up British informal
    el tío me metió/dio un tiento the guy felt me up / touched me up / groped me informal
  • 5

    • 5.1Southern Cone (tira de cuero)

      leather thong

    • 5.2Mexico Riding

      tether
      está/estaba con la vida en un tiento his life is/was in great danger

  • 6tientos masculine plural

    (cante andaluz)
    Flamenco song/dance