Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Russian translation of “transition”

transition

noun [C, U]     /trænˈzɪʃən/ formal
when something changes from one system or method to another, often gradually
переход
The country is in the process of making the transition from military rule to democracy.Change and changes
transitional adjective
переходный
a transitional period/phase a transitional government
(Definition of transition noun from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Browse related topics

You are looking at an entry to do with Change and changes, but you might be interested in these topics from the Changing and not changing topic area:

Definitions of “transition” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

handout

a document given to students or reporters which contains information about a particular subject

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More