modify 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 “modify” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "modify" - Diccionario Inglés

See all translations

modifyverb [T]

uk   /ˈmɒd.ɪ.faɪ/  us   /ˈmɑː.də.faɪ/
(Definition of modify from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "modify" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

See all translations

modifyverb [T]

 us   /ˈmɑd·əˌfɑɪ/
  • modify verb [T] (CHANGE)

to ​change something ​slightly, esp. to ​improve it or make it more ​acceptable or less ​extreme: The ​schoolboarddecided to modify ​itsexistingemploymentpolicy.
  • modify verb [T] (GRAMMAR)

grammar to ​limit or ​add to the ​meaning of a word or phrase
(Definition of modify from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "modify" - Diccionario Inglés para los negocios

See all translations

modifyverb [T]

uk   us   /ˈmɒdɪfaɪ/
to slightly ​change something such as a ​plan, ​method, or ​law, usually to ​improve it or make it more acceptable: All ​files are ​marked with the ​date and ​time they were last modified. We modified some of the ​wording in the second ​version. Instead of ​sending them away without an answer, the ​system encourages ​users to modify their ​search.
to make ​changes to something such as a ​vehicle, ​machine, or ​tool, so that it can be used for a different ​purpose or in a different way: It is possible to modify the ​keyboard to ​suit the ​individualuser.
Compare
(Definition of modify from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de modify
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“modify” in British English

“modify” in American English

“modify” in Business English

There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
by ,
April 27, 2016
by Liz Walter If you are a learner of English and you are confused about the words there, their and they’re, let me reassure you: many, many people with English as their first language share your problem! You only have to take a look at the ‘comments’ sections on the website of, for example, a popular

Aprende más 

Palabra del día

nutty

containing, tasting of, or similar to nuts

Palabra del día

bio-banding noun
bio-banding noun
April 25, 2016
in sport, grouping children according to their physical maturity rather than their age ‘When we’re grouping children for sports, we do it by age groups, but the problem is that, within those age groups, we get huge variations in biological age,’ said Dr Sean Cumming, senior lecturer at the University of Bath’s department for

Aprende más