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Significado de “false start” - Diccionario Inglés

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false startnoun [C usually singular]

uk   /ˌfɒls ˈstɑːt/ us   /ˌfɑːls ˈstɑːrt/
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false startnoun [C]

us   /ˈfɔls ˈstɑrt/
  • false start noun [C] (SITUATION)

a situation in a race when a competitor starts before the signal has been given
  • false start noun [C] (ATTEMPT)

an attempt to do something you are not ready or able to do: She began writing fiction, and after several false starts she wrote "Gone With the Wind."
(Definition of false start from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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