condom Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “condom” in the English Dictionary

"condom" in American English

See all translations

condomnoun [C]

us   /ˈkɑn·dəm/
a thin, rubber covering that a man can wear on his penis (= sex organ) during sex to prevent pregnancy or protect against disease
(Definition of condom from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “condom”
in Korean 콘돔…
in Arabic واقي ذَكري…
in Malaysian kondom…
in Russian презерватив…
in Chinese (Traditional) 避孕套,保險套…
in Italian preservativo…
in Turkish prezervatif…
in Polish prezerwatywa…
in Spanish preservativo, Condon…
in Vietnamese bao cao su…
in Portuguese preservativo, camisinha…
in Thai ถุงยางอนามัย…
in Catalan preservatiu…
in Japanese コンドーム…
in Chinese (Simplified) 避孕套,保险套…
in Indonesian kondom…
What is the pronunciation of condom?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
by ,
May 25, 2016
by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

Read More 

Word of the Day

ray

a narrow beam of light, heat, etc. travelling in a straight line from its place of origin

Word of the Day

convo noun
convo noun
May 23, 2016
informal a conversation The convo around concussions mostly focuses on guys who play football, but Chastain thinks that this whole thing could be a headache for women too.

Read More