Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

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

Definición de “expression” en inglés

expression

noun uk   /ɪkˈspreʃ.ən/ us  

expression noun (SHOWING)

B2 [C or U] the act of saying what you think or showing how you feel using words or actions: He wrote her a poem as an expression of his love. We've received a lot of expressions of support for our campaign. Freedom of expression is a basic human right. It's better to give expression to (= show) your anger, rather than hiding it.formal His sadness at the death of his wife found expression (= was shown) in his music. She plays the violin with great expression (= feeling).Expressing and asking opinionsRemarks and remarkingControlling emotionsExpressing and showing feelings B2 [C] the look on someone's face, showing what they feel or think: I could tell from her expression that something serious had happened. Mark always has such a miserable expression on his face.The head and face

expression noun (WORDS)

B2 [C] a word or group of words used in a particular situation or by particular people: He uses a lot of unusual expressions. "A can of worms" is an expression that means Sentences and expressions

expression noun (NUMBERS)

[C] in mathematics, a symbol or group of symbols that represent an amount: 4xy2 is an expression.Mathematical symbols
(Definition of expression from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de expression
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “expression” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

flair

natural ability to do something well

Palabra del día

Blog

Lee nuestro blog sobre cómo funciona el inglés

Aprende más

Palabras nuevas

Encuentra palabras y significados que se emplean en inglés desde hace poco, y dinos qué piensas

Aprende más