Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

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

Definición de “stack up” en inglés

stack up

informal
verb [T] uk phrasal verb with stack   /stæk/ us  
to compare with another thing of a similar type: The new model of this car just doesn't stack up against previous models (= is not as good as previous models).
(Definition of stack up phrasal verb, verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de stack up
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Más definiciones de “stack up” en inglés

Definiciones de “stack up” en otros diccionarios

Traducciones de “stack up”

Palabra del día

see the light of day

When something sees the light of day, it appears for the first time.

Palabra del día

Highly delighted, bitterly disappointed, ridiculously cheap: adverbs for emphasis.

by Liz Walter,
October 22, 2014
We often make adjectives stronger by putting an adverb in front of them. The most common ones are very and, for a stronger meaning, extremely: He was very pleased. The ship is extremely large. However, we don’t use very or extremely for adjectives that already have a strong meaning, for example fantastic,

Aprende más 

life tracking noun

October 20, 2014
the use of one or more devices or apps to monitor health, exercise, how time is spent, etc.

Aprende más