Bedeutung von "figure" Essential English Dictionary

figure

noun uk /ˈfɪɡər/

B1 a symbol for a number:

Write down the amount in words and figures.

B1 the shape of someone’s body, usually an attractive shape:

That big coat hides her figure.

a person that you cannot see clearly:

I could see two figures in the distance.

a particular type of person, often someone important or famous:

Kennedy was a major figure in American politics.

(Definition von "figure" von Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)