his Significado en Diccionario Cambridge Inglés
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

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

Significado de “his” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "his" - Diccionario Inglés

See all translations


uk   strong /hɪz/ weak /ɪz/  us   /hɪz/  /ɪz/

his determiner (MALE)

A1 belonging to or ​connected with a man, ​boy, or ​maleanimal that has just been ​mentioned or is ​known about: "Jo's got a new ​boyfriend." "Oh really? What's his ​name?" The ​bulltossed his ​horns.formal Did Chris ​tell you about his winning some ​money in the ​lottery?
More examples

his determiner (EITHER GENDER)

belonging to or ​connected with a ​person or ​animal that has just been ​mentioned and whose ​sex is not ​known or not ​considered to be ​important. Many ​peopleconsider this use to be ​offensive and ​prefer to use him or her or theirinstead, or its for an ​animal: Anyone who ​drives his ​car at 100 ​miles an ​hour is ​asking for ​trouble. What a ​cutedog! What's his ​name? Note: Many people prefer to use their, and this can sometimes mean changing other words in the sentence: People who ​drivetheircars at 100 ​miles an ​hour are ​asking for ​trouble.Its can be used for animals.


uk   /hɪz/  us   /hɪz/
A1 the one(s) ​belonging to or ​connected with a man, ​boy, or ​maleanimal that has just been ​mentioned or is ​known about: Mark just ​phoned to say he'd ​left his ​coat behind. Do you ​know if this is his? He ​introduced us to some ​colleagues of his. His is the ​officedirectlyahead of you, at the ​far end of the ​corridor.
(Definition of his from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "his" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

See all translations


 us   /hɪz, ɪz/ male
belonging to or ​connected with the ​personmentioned; the ​possessiveform of he, often used before a ​noun: Joe ​left his ​carparked with the ​lights on. Isn’t this Kevin’s ​umbrella? I ​think it’s his. His is also used to refer to a ​person whose ​sex is not ​known: Anyone who ​drives his ​car that ​fast is ​asking for ​trouble.Note: Some people find this use of his to be offensive.
(Definition of his from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de his
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Palabra del día

be nothing to it

used to say something is very easy

Palabra del día

There is no such thing as a true synonym in English. Discuss!
There is no such thing as a true synonym in English. Discuss!
by Kate Woodford,
November 25, 2015
In the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary the word ‘synonym’ is defined as ‘a word or phrase that has the same or nearly the same meaning as another word or phrase in the same language’. As you might expect, definitions for this word are broadly similar in other dictionaries and yet the italicized

Aprende más 

climatarian adjective
climatarian adjective
November 23, 2015
choosing to eat a diet that has minimal impact on the climate, i.e. one that excludes food transported a long way or meat whose production gives rise to CO2 emissions Climate change is not normally on people’s minds when they choose what to have for lunch, but a new diet is calling for

Aprende más