Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

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

Definición de “not set the world on fire” en inglés

See all translations

not set the world on fire

to not be very exciting or successful: He has a nice enough voice but he's not going to set the world on fire.
Traducciones de “not set the world on fire”
en chino (tradicionál) 不一鳴驚人, 不成功…
en chino (simplificado) 不一鸣惊人, 不成功…
(Definition of not set the world on fire from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Palabra del día

beginner's luck

unexpected success experienced by a person who is just starting a particular activity

Palabra del día

Think long and hard; the language of decisions

by Liz Walter,
January 28, 2015
One of the best ways (perhaps the best way) to improve your English is to learn how words go together in phrases, idioms, or other patterns such as verb/noun or adjective/noun pairs (often called ‘collocations’). This blog looks at some useful phrases and collocations connected with the subject of decisions, something we

Aprende más 

micro pig noun

January 26, 2015
an extremely small pig, bred to be a pet Micro pigs have become popular pets recently, with famous owners including Victoria Beckham, Paris Hilton and Olympic diver, Tom Daley.

Aprende más