rent-a- - 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 “rent-a-” en inglés

See all translations

rent-a-prefix

uk   us   /ren.tə-/ UK disapproving
used when a person, thing, or group of people seems to have been rented for a particular purpose and is not sincere: Most of the people on the protest seemed to be rent-a-mob, not real supporters.humorous Old rent-a-quote is always turning up on TV to give his opinions.
Traducciones de “rent-a-”
en chino (tradicionál) 僱用的, 動機不純的, 僱來裝樣子蒙混的…
en chino (simplificado) 雇用的, 动机不纯的, 雇来装样子蒙混的…
(Definition of rent-a- from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de rent-a-
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Palabra del día
social security

a system of payments made by the government to people who are ill, poor, or who have no job

Palabra del día

Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
by Kate Woodford,
July 29, 2015
A reader of this blog recently asked for a post on idioms that are used in everyday English. This seemed like a reasonable request. After all, if you are going to make the effort to learn a set of English idioms, you want those idioms to be useful. The question, then, was

Aprende más 

exoskeleton noun
exoskeleton noun
July 27, 2015
a robotic device which goes around the legs and part of the body of a person who cannot walk and allows them to move independently and in an upright position The device, known as an exoskeleton, is strapped to the outside of a person’s limbs and can then be controlled by them.

Aprende más