Significado de “agency” - en el Diccionario Inglés

agency en inglés británico

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agencynoun

uk /ˈeɪ.dʒən.si/ us /ˈeɪ.dʒən.si/

agency noun (ORGANIZATION)

B1 [ C ] a business that represents one group of people when dealing with another group:

C1 [ C ] a government organization:

an overseas aid agency
the Central Intelligence Agency

Más ejemplos

  • The advertising agency secured the contract on the back of their previous successful campaigns.
  • The holiday was cancelled so the travel agency had to refund everybody the price of the tickets.
  • The duty of the agency is to act in the best interests of the child.
  • For several years she operated a dating agency from her basement flat.
  • The agency was not accredited by the Philippine Consulate to offer contracts to Filipinos abroad.

(Definición de agency del Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

agency en inglés americano

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agencynoun [ C ]

us /ˈeɪ·dʒən·si/

agency noun [ C ] (REPRESENTATIVE)

a business acting for or representing a person, an organization, or another business:

a real estate agency

An agency is also a government organization:

federal agencies
the Environmental Protection Agency

(Definición de agency del Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

agency en inglés de negocios

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agencynoun [ C ]

uk /ˈeɪdʒənsi/ us plural agencies

COMMERCE a business that provides a service to other people or organizations:

Background checks may be done in-house or by an outside agency.
She now runs an agency which last year catered for more than 17,000 travellers.

GOVERNMENT a government department that is responsible for a particular activity:

Scottish Natural Heritage, the conservation agency, has finally managed to get approval for the project.
security/intelligence/immigration, etc. agency In a lengthy response to the report, the immigration agency stated that it will follow the recommendations.

(Definición de agency del Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)