Übersetzung von “aspiration” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


noun uk /ˌæs.pɪˈreɪ.ʃən/ us /-pɚˈeɪ-/

[ no plural ] something that you hope to achieve

I’ve never had any political aspirations.
It’s a story about the lives and aspirations of poor Irish immigrants.

[ no plural ] the noise that is made when air escapes after a plosive consonant sound

In English, aspiration is an important feature in whether we hear a sound as /p/ or /b/ at the beginning of a word.

(Übersetzung von “aspiration” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)