epidemic - 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 “epidemic” en inglés

See all translations

epidemic

noun uk   us   /ˌep.ɪˈdem.ɪk/

epidemic noun (DISEASE)

[C] the appearance of a particular disease in a large number of people at the same time: a flu epidemic

epidemic noun (PROBLEM)

epidemic

adjective uk   us   /ˌep.ɪˈdem.ɪk/
happening a lot and affecting many people: Poverty in this country has reached epidemic proportions . Crime and poverty are epidemic in the city.
Traducciones de “epidemic”
en árabe وَباء…
en coreano 유행병…
in Malaysian wabak…
en francés épidémie…
en turco salgın, hastalık salgını…
en italiano epidemia…
en chino (tradicionál) 疾病, (疾病的)流行,傳染…
en ruso эпидемия…
en polaco epidemia…
in Vietnamese bệnh dịch…
en español epidemia…
en portugués epidemia…
in Thai โรคระบาด…
en alemán die Epidemie…
en catalán epidèmia…
en japonés (病気の)流行…
in Indonesian wabah, epidemi…
en chino (simplificado) 疾病, (疾病的)流行,传染…
(Definition of epidemic from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de epidemic
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “epidemic” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

Morse code

a system used for sending messages, in which letters and numbers are represented by short and long marks, sounds, or flashes of light

Palabra del día

The language of elections

by Liz Walter,
April 22, 2015
On May 7th, citizens of the UK will be going to the polls (having an election) to decide who will form the next government. This kind of election is known as a general election. The country is divided into 650 areas, called constituencies. Each constituency elects a member of parliament (MP) to

Aprende más 

dumbwalking noun

April 20, 2015
walking slowly, without paying attention to the world around you because you are consulting a smartphone He told me dumbwalking probably wouldn’t be a long-term problem.

Aprende más