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Significado de “nest” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "nest" - Diccionario Inglés

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nestnoun [C]

uk   us   /nest/

nest noun [C] (HOME)

C2 a ​structurebuilt by ​birds or ​insects to ​leavetheireggs in to ​develop, and by some other ​animals to give ​birth or ​live in: a bird's nest a ​wasps'/​hornets' nest a rat's nest Cuckoos are ​famous for ​layingtheireggs in the nests of other ​birds. The ​alligatorsbuildtheir nests out of ​grass near the water's ​edge. a ​comfortablehome: One ​day the ​childrengrow up and leave the nest. a ​place where something ​unpleasant or ​unwanted has ​developed: The ​diplomats have been ​senthome because ​theirembassy has ​become a nest ofspies.
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nest noun [C] (SET)

a set of things that are ​similar but different in ​size and have been ​designed to ​fit inside each other: I'd like a nest oftables for the ​livingroom.

nestverb [I]

uk   us   /nest/
C2 to ​build a nest, or ​live in a nest: We've got some ​swallows nesting in ​ourroof at the ​moment. Farm ​buildings are ​ideal nesting sites for ​barnowls.
(Definition of nest from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "nest" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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nestnoun [C]

 us   /nest/
a ​structure or other ​place where ​creatures, esp. ​birds, give ​birth or ​leavetheireggs to ​develop
verb [I]  us   /nest/
Swallows are nesting in ​ourappletree.
(Definition of nest from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Traducciones de “nest”
en coreano 둥지…
en árabe عُش…
in Malaysian sarang…
en francés nid…
en ruso гнездо…
en chino (tradicionál) 家, (鳥類或昆蟲的)窩,巢, (某些動物的)穴…
en italiano nido…
en turco kuş yuvası, yuva…
en polaco gniazdo…
en español nido…
in Vietnamese tổ chim…
en portugués ninho…
in Thai รังนก…
en alemán das Nest…
en catalán niu…
en japonés (鳥などの)巣…
en chino (simplificado) 家, (鸟类或昆虫的)窝,巢, 某些动物的穴…
in Indonesian sarang…
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