Traducción de "element" - Diccionario Inglés-Español


noun uk /ˈel·ɪ·mənt/ us /ˈel·ə·mənt/

a part of something

This book has all the elements of a good story.
an element of something

a small amount of something

un grado de algo
There’s an element of truth in what she says.

a simple substance that you cannot reduce to smaller chemical parts

Iron is a common element.
be in your element

to be happy because you are doing what you like doing and what you are good at

estar uno en su salsa
I’m in my element at a children’s party.

(Traducción de "element" del Diccionario de Cambridge Inglés-Español © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈeləmənt/

an essential part of anything

Sound teaching of mathematics is one of the elements of a good education.

(chemistry) a substance that cannot be split by chemical means into simpler substances

Hydrogen, chlorine, iron, and uranium are elements.

surroundings necessary for life

Water is a fish’s natural element.

a slight amount

parte, algo
There is an element of doubt in my mind.

the heating part in an electric kettle etc.

elementary /-ˈmen-/ adjective

very simple; not advanced

elemental, básico
elementary mathematics.
elements noun plural

the first things to be learned in any subject

the elements of musical theory.

the forces of nature, as wind and rain

The hut provided protection from the elements.
in one’s element

in the surroundings that are most natural or pleasing to one

estar en su elemento, estar muy a gusto
The actor is clearly in his element paying this role.

(Traducción de "element" del PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)