Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

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

Definición de “most” en inglés

most

determiner, pronoun, adverb uk   /məʊst/ us    /moʊst/
A2 the biggest number or amount of; more than anything or anyone else: What's the most you've ever won at cards? Which of you earns the most money? He wanted to do the most good he could with the £200, so he gave it to charity. The kids loved the fair, but they enjoyed the bumper cars most of all. A2 used to form the superlative of many adjectives and adverbs: Joanne is the most intelligent person I know. The department needs three more computers in order to work most effectively (= to work as effectively as possible). A2 almost all: I don't eat meat, but I like most types of fish. In this school, most of the children are from the Chinese community. formal very: It was a most beautiful morning. mainly US informal almost: You'll find her in the bar most every evening about six o'clock. at (the) most used when saying what is the largest possible amount or number: At most, the work will take a week. It should cost around $20, or $30 at the most. make the most of sth B2 to take full advantage of something because it may not last long: It's a glorious day - we must make the most of it.
(Definition of most determiner, pronoun, adverb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de most
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Más definiciones de “most” en inglés

Definiciones de “most” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

for starters

used to say that something is the first in a list of things

Palabra del día

Countability – grammar codes

by Dom Glennon​​,
November 26, 2014
Advices and informations Have you ever noticed strange codes in square brackets on entries in Cambridge Dictionaries Online and wondered what they mean? These are grammar codes, giving you a brief summary of how that word behaves grammatically. More information can be obtained by hovering your cursor over the code, and there’s

Aprende más 

ped-text verb

November 24, 2014
to text someone while walking I’m ped-texting, I’m looking down at my phone, 75 percent of the time.

Aprende más