Übersetzung von “derivative” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


adjective uk /dɪˈrɪv.ə.tɪv/ us /-t̬ɪv/ disapproving

If something is derivative, it is not the result of new ideas, but has been developed from or copies something else. not the result of new ideas, but having been developed from something else

pouco original
His painting/style is very derivative.
noun uk /dɪˈrɪv.ɪ.tɪv/ us /-ə.t̬ɪv/

specialized language a form of something, such as a word, made or developed from another form

‘Detestable’ is a derivative ofdetest’.

specialized finance & economics a financial product such as an option (= the right to buy or sell something in the future) that has a value based on the value of another product, such as shares or bonds


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