Significado de "period" - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] us uk /ˈpɪəriəd/
Extra Examples
The film encapsulates the essence of that period.Our country has enjoyed a long period of peace and stability.Historians have characterized the age as a period of great change.He committed suicide after a long period of depression.This period saw a vogue for Japanese painting.

B1 a length of time:

a 24-hour period
a period of four months

B1 one of the equal parts of time that a school day or sports game is divided into


the time each month when blood comes out of a woman's uterus

MARK US UK full stop

a mark (.) used at the end of a sentence, or to show that the letters before it are an abbreviation

(Definición de period del Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)