proverbial 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 “proverbial” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "proverbial" - Diccionario Inglés

See all translations

proverbialadjective

uk   /prəˈvɜː.bi.əl/  us   /-ˈvɝː-/
(Definition of proverbial from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "proverbial" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

See all translations

proverbialadjective [not gradable]

 us   /prəˈvɜr·bi·əl/
(of a ​statement) ​commonlyknown, esp. because it is from a ​proverb or saying ​known by many ​people, or because it ​expresses a ​truthknown by a ​particulargroup of ​people: Yelling at me was the proverbial ​straw that ​broke the camel’s back.
(Definition of proverbial from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Traducciones de “proverbial”
en chino (simplificado) 谚语的,俗话所说的,常言中的, 众所周知的…
en chino (tradicionál) 諺語的,俗話所說的,常言中的, 眾所周知的…
Más sobre la pronunciación de proverbial
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“proverbial” in British English

Palabra del día

float

a large vehicle with a flat surface that is decorated and used in festivals

Palabra del día

PLEASE DON’T SHOUT!
PLEASE DON’T SHOUT!
by Colin McIntosh,
February 09, 2016
New words are entering the language all the time. A few of these are completely new and original coinages, but the vast majority are based on the existing stock of words in some way, for example by using affixes (prefixes and suffixes). These can have the effect of changing the meaning of the

Aprende más 

farecasting noun
farecasting noun
February 08, 2016
predicting the optimum date to buy a plane ticket, especially on a website or using an app A handful of new and updated websites and apps are trying to perfect the art of what’s known as farecasting – predicting the best date to buy a ticket.

Aprende más