Significado de “equivalent” - Diccionario inglés

equivalent en inglés británico

Ver todas las traducciones

equivalentadjective

uk /ɪˈkwɪv.əl.ənt/ us /ɪˈkwɪv.əl.ənt/

C1 having the same amount, value, purpose, qualities, etc.:

She's doing the equivalent job in the new company but for more money.
Is $50 equivalent to about £30?

Más ejemplos

equivalentnoun [ C usually singular ]

uk /ɪˈkwɪv.əl.ənt/ us /ɪˈkwɪv.əl.ənt/

C1 something that has the same amount, value, purpose, qualities, etc. as something else:

There is no English equivalent for "bon appetit" so we have adopted the French expression.
Ten thousand people a year die of the disease - that's the equivalent of the population of this town.

Más ejemplos

equivalence
noun [ U ] uk /ɪˈkwɪv.əl.əns/ us /ɪˈkwɪv.əl.əns/ also equivalency, uk /-əns.i/ us formal

There's a general equivalence between the two concepts.

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

equivalent en inglés americano

Ver todas las traducciones

equivalentadjective

us /ɪˈkwɪv·ə·lənt/

equal to or having the same effect as something else:

A mile is equivalent to about 1.6 kilometers.
equivalent equations mathematics

Equivalent equations are two equations (= mathematical statements) that have the same solutions.

equivalent
noun [ C ] us /ɪˈkwɪv·ə·lənt/

A day on the planet Mercury is the equivalent of 176 days on Earth.

(Definición de equivalent de Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

equivalent en inglés de negocios

Ver todas las traducciones

equivalentadjective

uk /ɪˈkwɪvələnt/ us

the same in amount, price, size, etc.:

The total consumer electronics market is equivalent to approximately $100 for every person on Earth.
equivalent amount/level/price Under the new scheme, companies would agree to pay the pension contributions of their employees, and in return workers would sacrifice an equivalent amount from their salary.

equivalentnoun [ C, usually singular ]

uk /ɪˈkwɪvələnt/ us

something that is the same amount, price, size, etc. as something else or has the same purpose as something else:

The FSA has spoken to its New York equivalent, the SEC, regarding the takeover.
The price of a barrel of crude oil in the early 1980s went as high as $40 (the equivalent of $80 today).
equivalence
noun [ U ] /ɪˈkwɪvələns/ formal

The plan requires national systems to achieve equivalence to World Bank standards.

(Definición de equivalent de Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)