Significado de “chief” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "chief" - Diccionario Inglés

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chiefadjective [ before noun ]

uk /tʃiːf/ us /tʃiːf/

chief adjective [ before noun ] (MOST IMPORTANT)

B2 most important or main:

The chief problem we have in the area now is the spread of disease.
The weather was our chief reason for coming here.

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chiefnoun [ C ]

uk /tʃiːf/ us /tʃiːf/

(Definition of “chief” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "chief" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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chiefadjective [ not gradable ]

us /tʃif/

chief adjective [ not gradable ] (MOST IMPORTANT)

most important:

Their chief objection to the appointment was that she had no judicial experience.

chief adjective [ not gradable ] (PERSON IN CHARGE)

highest in position or power:

He is chairman and chief executive of the company.

chiefnoun [ C ]

us /tʃif/

chief noun [ C ] (PERSON IN CHARGE)

the person in charge of a group or organization, or the ruler of a tribe (= a group of families):

the chief of police

(Definition of “chief” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "chief" - Diccionario Inglés para los negocios

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chiefadjective

uk /tʃiːf/ us

biggest or most important; main:

Our chief concern right now is getting all these goods out onto the shelves.
Coffee and rice are the country's chief exports.

chiefnoun [ C ]

uk /tʃiːf/ us

a person who is in charge of a group or organization:

a police/fire chief
the chief of police

(Definition of “chief” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)