Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

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

Definición de “stretch” en inglés

See all translations

stretch

noun
 
 
/stretʃ/
a stretch used to describe something that you think will be very difficult to achieve, very expensive, etc.: The price tag on the business may prove to be a stretch.
20 hours/5 days/6 weeks, etc. at a stretch if you do something for 20 hours, etc. at a stretch, you do it continuously for that period of time: Workers on an oil rig often do 12-hour days for 14 days at a stretch.
work/be at full stretch to be working as hard as you possibly can: OPEC members are at full stretch and cannot pump more oil.
(Definition of stretch noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de stretch
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “stretch” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

baby

a very young child, especially one that has not yet begun to walk or talk

Palabra del día

The way we move (Verbs for walking and running)

by Kate Woodford,
March 25, 2015
​​​ This week we’re looking at interesting ways to describe the way that people move. Most of the verbs that we’ll be considering describe how fast or slow people move. Others describe the attitude or state of mind of the person walking or running. Some describe both. Starting with verbs for walking slowly,

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