declension - 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 “declension” en inglés

See all translations

declension

noun uk   us   /dɪˈklen.ʃən/

declension noun (GRAMMAR)

[C] a group of nouns or adjectives that decline in the same way: How many declensions are there in German? Rex is in the third declension [U] the act of declining a word, or the way you decline it
Compare

declension noun (MEDICINE)

[U] specialized medical a situation in which a medical condition gets worse
(Definition of declension from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de declension
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Palabra del día

cup tie

a game between two teams trying to win a cup (= prize), especially in football

Palabra del día

What’s All The Commotion About? (Words to describe sounds)

by Kate Woodford,
May 20, 2015
​​​ In this post we look at a range of words and phrases that we use to describe noise and the absence of noise. Starting with complete quiet, we sometimes use the noun hush to describe silence: A hush fell over the room as the bride walked in./There was a deathly hush (=complete

Aprende más 

ancestral health noun

May 25, 2015
diet based on the presumed diet of our Palaeolithic ancestors ‘Ancestral health,’ to use a term popular among Paleo followers, has gone mass.

Aprende más