condition - definición en el diccionario inglés británico y tesauro - Cambridge Dictionaries Online
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

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

Definición de “condition” en inglés

See all translations

conditionnoun

uk   us   /kənˈdɪʃ.ən/

condition noun (STATE)

B1 [S or U] the particular state that something or someone is in: Mum's still got our pram - it's very old, but it's in perfect condition. They left the flat in a terrible condition - there was mess everywhere. The hospital say her condition (= state of health) is improving slowly. He's in no condition (= he is too sick or too drunk) to drive home.conditions [plural]
More examples
B1 the physical situation that someone or something is in and affected by: weather conditions working conditions The prisoners were kept in the most appalling conditions. Under what conditions do plants grow best?
B2 [C] any of different types of diseases: to suffer from a heart/skin condition a medical conditionout of condition not healthy enough for hard physical exercise, as a result of not taking part in sport or other physical activities
More examples

condition noun (AGREED LIMIT)

C1 [C] an arrangement that must exist before something else can happen: One of the conditions in the contract is that we don't build on the land. We're not in a position to make/set any conditions - we'll have to accept what they offer us. Under the conditions of the agreement, she must vacate the house on 12 July .on (the) condition that B2 only if: I'll come to the party on the condition that you don't wear those ridiculous trousers!
More examples

conditionverb [T]

uk   us   /kənˈdɪʃ.ən/

condition verb [T] (TRAIN)

C2 to train or influence a person or animal mentally so that they do or expect a particular thing without thinking about it: a conditioned reflex/response [+ to infinitive] Pavlov conditioned dogs to salivate at the sound of a bell. Women were conditioned to expect lower wages than men.

condition verb [T] (USE CONDITIONER)

to try to improve the quality or appearance of your hair, skin, etc. by putting a conditioner on it
conditioning
noun [U] uk   us   /-ɪŋ/
Conditioning starts as soon as boys are given guns to play with and girls are given dolls.
(Definition of condition from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de condition
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Más definiciones de “condition” en inglés

Definiciones de “condition” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día
like

to enjoy or approve of something or someone

Palabra del día

July 4th, Bastille Day, and the language of revolution.
July 4th, Bastille Day, and the language of revolution.
by Liz Walter,
July 01, 2015
With America’s Independence Day on the 4th and France’s Bastille Day on the 14th, July certainly has a revolutionary theme, so this blog looks at words and phrases we use to talk about the dramatic and nation-changing events that these days celebrate. In particular, it focuses on one of the most important

Aprende más 

burger noun
burger noun
June 29, 2015
a menu on a computer screen comprising three short parallel horizontal lines which the user clicks to see options Definitely use a burger. You could put the settings in the burger menu too. Fix the settings to the bottom of the burger menu and use a vertically scrolling contact list that scrolls behind

Aprende más