Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

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

Definición de “swan” en inglés

See all translations

swan

noun [C] uk   /swɒn/ us    /swɑːn/
B2 a large, usually white bird with a long neck that lives on rivers and lakes: We watched the swans glide by.
More examples

swan

verb [I usually + adv/prep] uk   /swɒn/ us    /swɑːn/ (-nn-) UK informal disapproving
to travel, move, or behave in a relaxed way for pleasure and without worrying that others may feel annoyed: She swanned into the room, carrying a glass of wine, taking no notice of the fact that she'd kept us all waiting for hours. He's been swanning around the States (= travelling and not doing any work) all summer.
Traducciones de “swan”
en coreano 백조…
en árabe بَجْعة…
en francés cygne…
en turco kuğu…
en italiano cigno…
en chino (tradicionál) 天鵝…
en ruso лебедь…
en polaco łabędź…
en español cisne…
en portugués cisne…
en alemán der Schwan…
en catalán cigne…
en japonés ハクチョウ…
en chino (simplificado) 天鹅…
(Definition of swan from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de swan
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “swan” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

past participle

the form of a verb, usually made by adding -ed, used in some grammatical structures such as the passive and the present perfect

Palabra del día

Euphemisms (Words used to Avoid Offending People)

by Kate Woodford,
March 04, 2015
​​​ We recently looked at the language that we use to describe lies and lying. One area of lying that we considered was ‘being slightly dishonest, or not speaking the complete truth’. One reason for not speaking the complete truth is to avoid saying something that might upset or offend people. Words and

Aprende más 

snapchat verb

March 02, 2015
to send someone a message using the photomessaging application Snapchat We used to have a thing until he got a girlfriend. now

Aprende más