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"concept" in British English

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conceptnoun [C]

uk   /ˈkɒn.sept/ us   /ˈkɑːn.sept/
B2 a principle or idea: The concept of free speech is unknown to them. It is very difficult to define the concept of beauty. I failed to grasp the film's central concept. Kleenbrite is a whole new concept in toothpaste!
not have any concept/have no concept of sth
to not understand about something: I don't think you have any concept of the pain you have caused her.

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(Definition of concept from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"concept" in American English

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conceptnoun [C]

us   /ˈkɑn·sept/
a principle or idea: He introduced the concept of selling books via the Internet.
(Definition of concept from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"concept" in Business English

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conceptnoun [C]

uk   /ˈkɒnsept/ us  
MARKETING an idea for a new product or a way to sell a product: The finished product was very different from the original concept.
an idea, theory, etc. about a particular subject: This course will acquaint you with the basic concepts of management Product differentiation is an important concept in marketing.
(Definition of concept from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “concept”
in Korean 개념…
in Arabic مَفهوم…
in Malaysian konsep…
in French concept…
in Russian понятие, идея…
in Chinese (Traditional) 原則, 概念, 觀念…
in Italian concetto…
in Turkish fikir, kavram, anlayış…
in Polish pojęcie, koncepcja…
in Spanish concepto…
in Vietnamese khái niệm…
in Portuguese conceito…
in Thai ความคิด…
in German der Begriff…
in Catalan concepte…
in Japanese 概念…
in Chinese (Simplified) 原则, 概念, 观念…
in Indonesian konsep…
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“concept” in Business English

Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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