Significado de “orphan” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "orphan" - Diccionario Inglés

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orphannoun [ C ]

uk /ˈɔː.fən/ us /ˈɔːr.fən/

C2 a child whose parents are dead:

The civil war is making orphans of many children.

orphanverb [ T usually passive ]

uk /ˈɔː.fən/ us /ˈɔːr.fən/

to make someone an orphan:

He was orphaned as a baby (= his parents died when he was a baby).
The children were orphaned by the war (= their parents were killed in the war).

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

Significado de "orphan" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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orphannoun [ C ]

us /ˈɔr·fən/

a child whose parents are dead

orphan
verb [ T ] us /ˈɔr·fən/

She was orphaned at an early age.

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