Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

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

Definición de “downright” en inglés

See all translations

downright

adjective [before noun], adverb uk   /ˈdaʊn.raɪt/ informal us  
(especially of something bad) extremely or very great: I think the way she was treated is a downright disgrace. She's being downright unhelpful and obstructive. The working conditions are unhealthy, if not downright (= and probably extremely) dangerous.
(Definition of downright from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de downright
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “downright” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

luck out

to be very lucky

Palabra del día

Think long and hard; the language of decisions

by Liz Walter,
January 28, 2015
One of the best ways (perhaps the best way) to improve your English is to learn how words go together in phrases, idioms, or other patterns such as verb/noun or adjective/noun pairs (often called ‘collocations’). This blog looks at some useful phrases and collocations connected with the subject of decisions, something we

Aprende más 

micro pig noun

January 26, 2015
an extremely small pig, bred to be a pet Micro pigs have become popular pets recently, with famous owners including Victoria Beckham, Paris Hilton and Olympic diver, Tom Daley.

Aprende más