Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Spanish translation of “stereotype”


noun /ˈsteriəˌtaip/
a fixed and often unfair or untrue idea of what a particular type or person or thing is like
a racial stereotype.
stereotypical /ˌsteriəˈtipikəl/ adjective
the sterero typical image of Americans.
(Definition of stereotype from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

Definitions of “stereotype” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

well in (with)

to have a good relationship with someone in which they like you and from which you get an advantage

Word of the Day


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