answer for sb/sth - definición en el diccionario inglés británico y tesauro - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

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

Definición de “answer for sb/sth” en inglés

See all translations

answer for sb/sth

phrasal verb with answer uk   /ˈɑːn.sər/  us   /ˈæn.sɚ/ verb
If you say that you can answer for someone or for a quality that they have, you mean that you know from experience that they can be trusted, or that they have that quality: I can certainly answer for her professionalism, and whole-heartedly recommend her to any employer.
Traducciones de “answer for sb/sth”
en chino (tradicionál) 為…(的品質)擔保,保證…可靠…
en chino (simplificado) 为…(的品质)担保,保证…可靠…
(Definition of answer for sb/sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de answer for sb/sth
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Palabra del día

airwaves

the radio waves used for broadcasting radio and television programmes, or, more generally, radio or television broadcasting time

Palabra del día

They sometimes go here and they never go there: using adverbs of frequency

by Liz Walter,
April 29, 2015
Sometimes, always, often, never: these are some of the most common words in English.  Unfortunately, they are also some of the words that cause the most problems for students. Many of my students put them in the wrong place, often because that’s where they go in their own languages. They say things

Aprende más 

e-juice noun

April 27, 2015
the liquid content in an e-cigarette, which includes nicotine and may be flavoured in various ways Contestants…suck on a modified vaper until they’ve filled their chest cavity with enough vaporised nicotine “e-juice” to shoot out a belch of white smoke upwards of 4ft long.

Aprende más