endowment - 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 “endowment” en inglés

See all translations

endowment

noun uk   us   /ɪnˈdaʊ.mənt/
[C or U] money that is given to a college, hospital, etc. in order to provide it with an income, or the giving of this money: The school has received an endowment of $50,000 to buy new books for the library. [C] something that you have from birth, often a quality: There are tests that can establish a baby's genetic endowment.
(Definition of endowment from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de endowment
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Más definiciones de “endowment” en inglés

Definiciones de “endowment” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

generous

willing to give money, help, kindness, etc., especially more than is usual or expected

Palabra del día

May I sit here? Asking for and giving permission.

by Liz Walter,
June 03, 2015
We often find ourselves in situations where we need to ask for permission or to reply to people who ask us for permission. Here are some words and phrases to help you do this in a natural way. The simplest way to ask for permission is with the modal verb can: Can

Aprende más 

ebolaphobia noun

June 01, 2015
irrational fear of the (spread of) the Ebola virus Ebolaphobia Going Viral

Aprende más