Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

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

Definición de “close shave” en inglés

See all translations

close shave

noun [C] uk   /ˌkləʊsˈʃeɪv/ us    /ˌkloʊs-/
a situation in which you come very close to a dangerous situation: I had a close shave this morning - some idiot almost knocked me off my bike.
Traducciones de “close shave”
en chino (tradicionál) 僥倖脫險,倖免於難, 萬幸…
en chino (simplificado) 侥幸脱险,幸免遇难, 万幸…
(Definition of close shave from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de close shave
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Palabra del día

lamb

a young sheep, or the flesh of a young sheep eaten as meat

Palabra del día

The way we move (Verbs for walking and running)

by Kate Woodford,
March 25, 2015
​​​ This week we’re looking at interesting ways to describe the way that people move. Most of the verbs that we’ll be considering describe how fast or slow people move. Others describe the attitude or state of mind of the person walking or running. Some describe both. Starting with verbs for walking slowly,

Aprende más 

stackin’ p

March 30, 2015
idiom slang earning a lot of money ‘That’s a very generous present.”Yeah, well, she’s stackin’ p, innit?’

Aprende más