Significado de “peer” - en el Diccionario Inglés

peer en inglés británico

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peerverb [ I usually + adv/prep ]

uk /pɪər/ us /pɪr/

C2 to look carefully or with difficulty:

When no one answered the door, she peered through the window to see if anyone was there.
The driver was peering into the distance trying to read the road sign.

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peernoun [ C ]

uk /pɪər/ us /pɪr/

peer noun [ C ] (EQUAL)

C1 a person who is the same age or has the same social position or the same abilities as other people in a group:

Do you think it's true that teenage girls are less self-confident than their male peers?
He wasn't a great scholar, but as a teacher he had few peers (= not as many people had the same ability as him).

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peer noun [ C ] (HIGH RANK)

in the UK, a person who has a high social position and any of a range of titles, including baron, earl, and duke, or a life peer:

a hereditary peer
a Conservative peer

(Definición de peer del Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

peer en inglés americano

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peer verb [ I always + adv/prep ] (LOOK)

to look carefully or with difficulty:

The judge peered over his glasses at the jury.

peernoun [ C ]

us /pɪər/

peer noun [ C ] (EQUAL)

a person of the same age, the same social position, or having the same abilities as other people in a group:

Getting help from a peer is easier than asking a teacher.

(Definición de peer del Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

peer en inglés de negocios

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peernoun [ C ]

uk /pɪər/ us

a company in the same industry as other companies:

Dixons is doing better than its peers.

a person of a similar age, position, abilities, etc. as others in a group:

According to research, high school dropouts earn $260,000 less in a lifetime than their degree-earning peers.

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(Definición de peer del Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)