Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

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

  

Definición de “wing” en inglés

wing

noun [C] (FOR FLYING)    /wɪŋ/
B1 the flat part of the body that a bird, insect, or bat uses for flying, or one of the flat, horizontal structures that stick out from the side of an aircraft and support it when it is flying: the delicacy of a butterfly's wings I don't like chicken wings - there's not much meat on them. I could see the plane's wing out of my window.Parts of aeroplanesMiscellaneous animal body parts take wing literary If a bird takes wing, it flies away.Movement through the airAviationTravelling by aircraft to suddenly develop, freely and powerfully: She walked in the hills, letting her thoughts take wing.Making progress and advancingBecoming better on the wing literary A bird that is on the wing is flying.Animal (non-human) behaviourMovement through the airAviationTravelling by aircraft
(Definition of wing noun (FOR FLYING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de wing

Definiciones de “wing” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

exercise

physical activity that you do to make your body strong and healthy

Palabra del día

Blog

Lee nuestro blog sobre cómo funciona el inglés

Aprende más

Palabras nuevas

Encuentra palabras y significados que se emplean en inglés desde hace poco, y dinos qué piensas

Aprende más