duty-free Significado en Diccionario Cambridge Inglés Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

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

Significado de “duty-free” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "duty-free" - Diccionario Inglés

See all translations

duty-freeadjective

uk   /ˌdjuː.tiˈfriː/  us   /ˌduː.t̬i-/

duty-freenoun

uk   /ˌdjuː.tiˈfriː/  us   /ˌduː.t̬i-/
[U] goods that you can ​buy in ​specialshops in ​airports, on ​ships, etc., without ​payingtax on them: We can buyour duty-free while we're ​waiting at the ​airport. [C] (also duty-free shop) a ​shop at an ​airport, on a ​ship, etc. where you can ​buy duty-free ​goods: There'll be a duty-free on the ​ferry.
(Definition of duty-free from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "duty-free" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

See all translations

duty-freeadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈdu·t̬i ˈfri/
sold without any ​taxadded, esp. at ​airports
(Definition of duty-free from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "duty-free" - Diccionario Inglés para los negocios

See all translations

duty-freeadjective

uk   us   /ˌdjuːtiˈfriː/ (also duty free)
TAX, COMMERCE duty-free ​goods are ​goods that you can ​buy without ​paying the ​tax that would ​normally be ​added to their ​price, often ​sold in ​airports, on ​planes, etc.: She had ​bought some duty-free perfume at the ​airport. duty-free ​goods/​items/​purchases the duty-free ​business/​industry/​market
Compare
duty-free
adverb
Buy drink and cigarettes duty-free at the ​airport.

duty-freenoun

uk   us   (also duty free) TAX, COMMERCE
[C] informal a duty-free ​shop: She ​works in the duty-free at Gatwick.
[U or plural] goods that you can ​buy, for ​example, at an ​airport, without ​paying the ​tax that would ​normally be ​added to their ​price, or the ​system that ​allows these ​goods to be ​sold without ​tax: Since the ​abolition of ​dutyfree, ​airports can no ​longer rely on alcohol and tobacco for ​profits. I didn't have ​time to ​buy any duty-frees.
(Definition of duty-free from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de duty-free
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“duty-free” in British English

“duty-free” in Business English

Palabra del día

parade

a large number of people walking or in vehicles, all going in the same direction, usually as part of a public celebration of something

Palabra del día

I used to work hard/I’m used to working hard (Phrases with ‘used to’)
I used to work hard/I’m used to working hard (Phrases with ‘used to’)
by Kate Woodford,
February 10, 2016
On this blog, we like to look at words and phrases in the English language that learners often have difficulty with. Two phrases that can be confused are ‘used to do something’ and ‘be used to something/doing something’. People often use one phrase when they mean the other, or they use the wrong

Aprende más 

farecasting noun
farecasting noun
February 08, 2016
predicting the optimum date to buy a plane ticket, especially on a website or using an app A handful of new and updated websites and apps are trying to perfect the art of what’s known as farecasting – predicting the best date to buy a ticket.

Aprende más