Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

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

Definición de “relay” en inglés

See all translations

relay

verb [T] uk   /ˌrɪˈleɪ/ /ˈriː.leɪ/ us  
to repeat something you have heard, or to broadcast a signal, message, or programme on television or radio: I was told the news first and then I relayed it to the others. TV pictures of the war were relayed around the world by satellite.

relay

noun [C] uk   /ˈriː.leɪ/ us  

relay noun [C] (TEAM)

a group of people who continue an activity that others from the same team or organization have been doing previously: Relays of workers kept the machines going through the night. After the landslide, volunteers worked in relays to rescue people buried under the rubble. ( also relay race) a running or swimming race between two or more teams in which each person in the team runs or swims part of the race

relay noun [C] (EQUIPMENT)

(Definition of relay from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de relay
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “relay” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

illusion

an idea or belief that is not true

Palabra del día

Lies, lies, lies!

by Kate Woodford,
February 25, 2015
​​​ According to sociologists (=people who study the relationships between people living in groups), we are good at lying. As a species, we have developed a remarkable ability to deceive each other (= persuade each other that something false is true). Being able to say things that are not true can help with

Aprende más 

showrooming noun

February 23, 2015
the activity of examining a product in a physical store and then making the purchase with an online retailer Amazon’s new smartphone is specifically designed to make showrooming fast and easy.

Aprende más