Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

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

Definición de “interval” en inglés

See all translations

interval

noun [C] uk   /ˈɪn.tə.vəl/ us    /-t̬ɚ-/

interval noun [C] (TIME/DISTANCE)

C2 a period between two events or times, or the space between two points: We see each other at regular intervals - usually about once a month. There's often a long interval between an author completing a book and it appearing in the shops.B1 UK ( US intermission) a short period between the parts of a performance or a sports event: There will be two 20-minute intervals during the opera. He scored his first goal of the match three minutes after the interval.at intervals repeated after a particular period of time or a particular distance: In the event of fire, the alarm will sound at 15-second intervals/at intervals of 15 seconds.

interval noun [C] (MUSIC)

specialized music the amount by which one note is higher or lower than another: an interval of a fifth (= between one note and another one four notes higher)
(Definition of interval from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de interval
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Más definiciones de “interval” en inglés

Definiciones de “interval” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

cold snap

a short period of cold weather

Palabra del día

Cleavage proves divisive in Cambridge’s words of 2014

by Alastair Horne,
December 19, 2014
​​​​ Other dictionaries may choose faddish novelties as their words of the year, but here at Cambridge, we like to do something different. We look for the words that have seen sudden surges in searches over the course of the year – words that have been baffling users of English and driven them

Aprende más 

cinderella surgery noun

December 15, 2014
cosmetic surgery to the feet We have all heard of people having nose jobs, boob jobs and liposuction – but now a new trend growing in popularity in America: Cinderella surgery.

Aprende más