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Significado de “due” - Diccionario Inglés

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dueadjective

uk   /dʒuː/  us   /duː/
  • due adjective (EXPECTED)

B1 expected to happen, arrive, etc. at a particular time: What time is the next bus due? The next meeting is due to be held in three months' time. Their first baby is due in January.
in due course B2 formal
at a suitable time in the future: You will receive notification of the results in due course.

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  • due adjective (RESULTING)

due to

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B1 because of: A lot of her unhappiness is due to boredom. The bus was delayed due to heavy snow.
  • due adjective (OWED)

C2 owed as a debt or as a right: The rent is due (= should be paid) at the end of the month. £50 is due to me (US due me) from the people I worked for last month. Our thanks are due to everyone.UK law He was found to have been driving without due (= the necessary) care and attention.
be due for sth
C1 If you are due for something, you expect to receive it, because you deserve it: I'm due for a promotion soon.

duenoun

uk   /dʒuː/  us   /duː/
give sb their due
said when you are praising someone for something good they have done, although you dislike other things about them: He failed again, but to give him his due, he did try hard.
dues [plural]
the official payments that you make to an organization you belong to: Members of the society pay $1,000 in annual dues.

dueadverb

uk   /dʒuː/  us   /duː/
(Definition of due from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "due" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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dueadjective

 us   /du/
  • due adjective (OWED)

[not gradable] owed as a debt or as a right: I’m due a refund for the sweater I returned. Our thanks are due to everyone who gave so generously. The rent is now due (= should be paid).
  • due adjective (EXPECTED)

[not gradable] expected (to happen, arrive, etc.) at a particular time: What time is the next train due? [+ to infinitive] The meeting is now due to take place next week.
  • due adjective (RESULTING)

due to
Due to can mean because of: Due to computer problems, the checks will be late. The flight was canceled due to bad weather.
  • due adjective (USUAL/CORRECT)

[not gradable] according to the usual custom or the correct process: Phillips took due note of the key statistics. In due course the business became a real money maker.

dueadverb [not gradable]

 us   /du/
(of north, south, east, or west) exactly, straight: They headed due north.
(Definition of due from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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dueadjective

uk   us   /djuː/
FINANCE, ACCOUNTING an amount that is due on a particular date has to be paid on that date: become/come/fall due A £110m interest payment to bondholders falls due on March 25.due on/by sth More than $2.15 billion of its outstanding loans are due by the end of this year. The loan carries an interest rate of 7.625% per annum and is due and payable on January 31.
if you are due something, it is owed to you as a right: After 3 years employment, I'll be due 3 weeks vacation.
if someone is due to do something, they are expected to do it or going to do it: He had been due to become technical director, but the company was taken over.
expected to happen, arrive, etc. at a particular time: due on/by sth Applications are due by noon next Wednesday.be due to do sth The tribunal is due to meet this week.
(Definition of due from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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