environmental Meaning in Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of "environmental" - English Dictionary

See all translations

environmentaladjective

uk   /ɪnˌvaɪ.rən.ˈmen.təl/  us   /-ˌvaɪr.ənˈmen.t̬əl/
B1 relating to the environment: People are becoming far more aware of environmental issues.
More examples
environmentally
adverb uk   us   /-i/
B2 environmentally damaging chemicals industries that work in an environmentally responsible way environmentally sensitive areas
Translations of “environmental”
in Korean 환경의…
in Arabic بيئي…
in Portuguese ambiental…
in Catalan mediambiental…
in Japanese 環境の…
in Italian ambientale…
in Chinese (Traditional) 自然環境的, 有關環境的…
in Russian относящийся к окружающей среде…
in Turkish çevreye ilişkin…
in Chinese (Simplified) 自然环境的, 有关环境的…
in Polish ekologiczny, środowiska…
(Definition of environmental from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of environmental?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More meanings of “environmental”

Definitions of “environmental” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day
stretch the truth

to say something that is not completely honest in order to make someone or something seem better than it really is

Word of the Day

July 4th, Bastille Day, and the language of revolution.
July 4th, Bastille Day, and the language of revolution.
by Liz Walter,
July 01, 2015
With the USA’s Independence Day on the 4th and France’s Bastille Day on the 14th, July certainly has a revolutionary theme, so this blog looks at words and phrases we use to talk about the dramatic and nation-changing events that these days celebrate. In particular, it focuses on one of the most

Read More 

generation pause noun
generation pause noun
July 06, 2015
informal young adults who are not able to do things previously typical for their age group such as buy a home or start a family because of lack of money Meanwhile, a new study released last week revealed a quarter of Brits believe they’ll never own a property, leading them to be

Read More