Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

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

Definición de “vocabulary” en inglés

See all translations

vocabulary

noun uk   /vəˈkæb.jʊ.lər.i/ us    /voʊˈkæb.jə.ler-/
A2 [C] all the words known and used by a particular person: a wide/limited vocabulary By the age of two a child will have a vocabulary of about two hundred words.C1 [C or U] all the words that exist in a particular language or subject: Every week our French teacher gives us a list of vocabulary (= words) to learn. Computing, like any subject, has its own vocabulary.
More examples
(Definition of vocabulary from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de vocabulary
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “vocabulary” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

pup

a baby of particular animals, or a puppy

Palabra del día

I won’t tolerate it! Replacing formal words with phrasal verbs.

by Liz Walter,
April 01, 2015
When you are using a language, it is important to understand if a word is formal or informal, so that you can use it in an appropriate way. You might hear people saying dosh for money, or spud for potato, but they wouldn’t write those words in a formal essay. Similarly, a

Aprende más 

stackin’ p

March 30, 2015
idiom slang earning a lot of money ‘That’s a very generous present.”Yeah, well, she’s stackin’ p, innit?’

Aprende más