Translation of "principal" - English-Japanese dictionary


adjective uk /ˈprɪn·sɪ·pəl/ us /ˈprɪn·sə·pəl/

B1 main, or most important

主な, 最も重要な, 主要な
Her principal reason for moving is to be nearer to her mother.
principally adverb /ˈprɪn·sɪ·pəl·i/ /ˈprɪn·sə·pə·li/

The magazine is aimed principally at women.
noun uk /ˈprɪn·sɪ·pəl/ us /ˈprɪn·sə·pəl/

the person in charge of a school or college

校長, 学長

(Translation of “principal” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)