Die Übersetzung von "parasite" - Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch


noun uk /ˈpær.ə.saɪt/ us /ˈper-/

an animal or plant that lives on or in another animal or plant of a different type and feeds from it

The older drugs didn’t deal effectively with the malaria parasite.

disapproving a person who is lazy and lives by other people working, giving them money, etc.

Financial speculators are parasites on the national economy.

(Die Übersetzung von "parasite" von Cambridge Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈpӕrəsait/

(biology) an animal or plant that lives on another animal or plant without giving anything in return

Fleas are parasites
He is a parasite on society.
parasitic adjective

parásito, parasitario
a parasitic organism.

(Die Übersetzung von "parasite" von PASSWORT Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)