Translation of "environment" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ɪnˈvaɪə·rən·mənt/ us /ɪnˈvɑɪ·rən·mənt/
the environment

B1 the air, land, and water where people, animals, and plants live

el medioambiente
The new road may cause damage to the environment.

the situation that you live or work in, and how it changes how you feel

We are working in a very competitive environment.

(Translation of “environment” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /inˈvaiərənmənt/

(a set of) surrounding conditions, especially those influencing development or growth

entorno, medio ambiente
An unhappy home environment may drive a teenager to crime
We should protect the environment from destruction by modern chemicals etc.
environmental /-ˈmen-/ adjective

environmental health.
environmentalist noun

a person who wants to stop the damage being done to the environment by humans.

environmentally friendly adjective

not harming the natural environment

ecológico, respetuoso con el medio ambiente
environmentally friendly products/packaging.

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