Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Definición de “burr” en inglés

See all translations

burr

noun uk   /bɜːr/ us    /bɝː/

burr noun (SOUND)

[C usually singular] a way of speaking English in which the "r" sound is more noticeable than usual: He spoke in a soft West Country burr.

burr noun (SEED)

[C] ( also bur) a very small, round seed container that sticks to clothes and to animals' fur because it is covered in little hooks
Traducciones de “burr”
en chino (tradicionál) 聲音, (講英語)帶有濃重r音的口音…
en chino (simplificado) 声音, (讲英语)带有浓重r音的口音…
(Definition of burr from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de burr
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Palabra del día

cold snap

a short period of cold weather

Palabra del día

Cleavage proves divisive in Cambridge’s words of 2014

by Alastair Horne,
December 19, 2014
​​​​ Other dictionaries may choose faddish novelties as their words of the year, but here at Cambridge, we like to do something different. We look for the words that have seen sudden surges in searches over the course of the year – words that have been baffling users of English and driven them

Aprende más 

cinderella surgery noun

December 15, 2014
cosmetic surgery to the feet We have all heard of people having nose jobs, boob jobs and liposuction – but now a new trend growing in popularity in America: Cinderella surgery.

Aprende más