Translation of "ellipsis" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun /iˈlipsis/ (plural ellipses)

the deliberate omission of a word or words from a sentence that do not prevent the meaning from being understood.


a sequence of three dots (…) to show that a word or words have deliberately been omitted from a sentence.

puntos suspensivos

(Translation of “ellipsis” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)