concept Meaning in Cambridge Business English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of "concept" - Business English Dictionary

See all translations

concept

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈkɒnsept/
MARKETING an idea for a new product or a way to sell a product: The finished product was very different from the original concept.
an idea, theory, etc. about a particular subject: This course will acquaint you with the basic concepts of management Product differentiation is an important concept in marketing. →  See also business entity concept , consistency concept , high-concept , the marketing concept , product concept , the production concept , sales concept , selling concept
Translations of “concept”
in Arabic مَفهوم…
in Korean 개념…
in Malaysian konsep…
in French concept…
in Turkish fikir, kavram, anlayış…
in Italian concetto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 原則, 概念, 觀念…
in Russian понятие, идея…
in Polish pojęcie, koncepcja…
in Vietnamese khái niệm…
in Spanish concepto…
in Portuguese conceito…
in Thai ความคิด…
in German der Begriff…
in Catalan concepte…
in Japanese 概念…
in Indonesian konsep…
in Chinese (Simplified) 原则, 概念, 观念…
(Definition of concept from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of concept?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “concept” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day
straight

the straight part of a racetrack (= the track on which competitors race)

Word of the Day

Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
by Kate Woodford,
July 29, 2015
A reader of this blog recently asked for a post on idioms that are used in everyday English. This seemed like a reasonable request. After all, if you are going to make the effort to learn a set of English idioms, you want those idioms to be useful. The question, then, was

Read More 

exoskeleton noun
exoskeleton noun
July 27, 2015
a robotic device which goes around the legs and part of the body of a person who cannot walk and allows them to move independently and in an upright position The device, known as an exoskeleton, is strapped to the outside of a person’s limbs and can then be controlled by them.

Read More