albatross Significado en Diccionario Cambridge Inglés
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

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

Significado de “albatross” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "albatross" - Diccionario Inglés

See all translations

albatrossnoun

uk   /ˈæl.bə.trɒs/  us   /-trɑːs/

albatross noun (BIRD)

[C] a ​largewhitebird with ​long, ​strongwings that ​lives near the ​sea, ​foundespecially in the ​areas of the ​Pacific and ​South Atlantic oceans

albatross noun (PROBLEM)

[S] something or someone you ​want to be ​free from because that thing or ​person is ​causing you ​problems: Her own ​supporterssee her as an albatross who could ​lose them the ​election.
(Definition of albatross from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de albatross
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Tesauro SMART: Birds found by or on the sea

“albatross”: synonyms and related words:

También encontrarás palabras, frases y sinónimos relacionados con los temas:

Palabra del día

chestnut

a large tree with leaves divided into five parts and large round nuts that can be eaten

Palabra del día

In London but at the station: prepositions for talking about travel
In London but at the station: prepositions for talking about travel
by Liz Walter,
September 02, 2015
Several readers have asked for information on prepositions, so I will start with a blog post that looks at an area where they are really important: travel. The first thing to remember is that we use to (and not ‘in’) after the verb go: We are going to London. I went to

Aprende más 

parklet noun
parklet noun
August 31, 2015
a public outdoor space that may be associated with a local business but where anyone can sit Pop-up cafes in NY are what’s actually called parklets in many other places around the country.

Aprende más