Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

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

Definición de “heat” en inglés

See all translations

heat

noun
 
 
/hiːt/ informal
feel/take/face the heat to be in a difficult situation in which you have to deal with a lot of problems: Domestic retailers are feeling the heat from foreign competitors.
turn up the heat (on sb/sth) ( also put the heat on sb) to try to force someone or something to do something in order to get the result you want: OPEC could turn up the heat by increasing oil prices still further.
(Definition of heat from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de heat
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “heat” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

exercise

physical activity that you do to make your body strong and healthy

Palabra del día

Byronic, Orwellian and Darwinian: adjectives from names.

by Liz Walter,
April 15, 2015
Becoming an adjective is a strange kind of memorial, but it is often a sign of a person having had real influence on the world. Science is full of examples, from Hippocrates, the Greek medic born around 460 BC, who gave his name to the Hippocratic Oath still used by doctors today,

Aprende más 

bio-inspiration noun

April 13, 2015
the adoption of patterns and structures found in nature for the purposes of engineering, manufacturing, science, etc. The MIT researchers actually aren’t the only robotics team to turn to cheetahs for bio-inspiration.

Aprende más