Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

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

Definición de “northwest” en inglés

northwest

noun [U] uk   /ˌnɔːθˈwest/ us    /ˌnɔːrθ-/ (written abbreviation NW)
B1 the direction that is between north and west: We live in the northwest of the city. the Northwest the area in the northwest of England, the US, or another country: The Lake District is a very beautiful region in the Northwest.

northwest

adjective, adverb uk   /ˌnɔːθˈwest/ us    /ˌnɔːrθ-/
B1 in or towards the northwest: the sale of the company's northwest division Turn northwest. The town is/lies about 100 miles northwest of Las Vegas. northwest wind a wind that comes from the northwest
(Definition of northwest from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de northwest
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “northwest” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

monster

any imaginary frightening creature, especially one that is large and strange

Palabra del día

What’s that lovely smell?

by Kate Woodford,
October 29, 2014
As adult humans, we can distinguish about 10,000 different smells. It’s no wonder, then, that we have so many words and expressions to describe them. This week we’re taking a look at those smell words – words that describe good smells and words that describe bad smells. Most smell words are either

Aprende más 

high-frequency trading noun

October 27, 2014
a type of stock market trading that uses very complex technology to trade extremely quickly, often making tiny profits which nevertheless add up to substantial sums Lewis’s book, Flash Boys, is driving a huge amount of attention toward the topic of high frequency trading, and it has rekindled some of

Aprende más