Significado de “lightweight” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "lightweight" - Diccionario Inglés

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lightweightadjective

uk /ˈlaɪt.weɪt/ us /ˈlaɪt.weɪt/

lightweightnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈlaɪt.weɪt/ us /ˈlaɪt.weɪt/

(Definition of “lightweight” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "lightweight" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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lightweightadjective

us /ˈlɑɪtˌweɪt/

lightweight adjective (WITH LESS WEIGHT)

(esp. of clothes) weighing little and therefore not warm:

a lightweight jacket

lightweight adjective (NOT IMPORTANT)

(of a person) of little importance, or (of ideas) created without serious thought or purpose:

The movie was a lightweight comedy.

lightweightnoun [ C ]

us /ˈlɑɪt·weɪt/

lightweight noun [ C ] (SOMEONE OR SOMETHING NOT IMPORTANT)

a person of little importance, or an idea created without serious thought or purpose:

(Definition of “lightweight” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "lightweight" - Diccionario Inglés para los negocios

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lightweightadjective

uk /ˈlaɪtweɪt/ us

weighing only a little or less than average:

We shipped thousands of very lightweight cardigans for the spring season.
Composites tend to be stronger than steel but more lightweight.
lightweight plastics/carbon fibres

not showing deep understanding, knowledge, or ability:

She's the author of some fairly lightweight investing guides.
Many in the US regarded him as too lightweight to become the IMF's managing director.

lightweightnoun

uk /ˈlaɪtweɪt/ us

someone who does not show deep understanding, knowledge, or ability:

In certain circles he has been dismissed as an intellectual lightweight.

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(Definition of “lightweight” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)