spasm Significado en Diccionario Cambridge Inglés
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Significado de “spasm” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "spasm" - Diccionario Inglés

See all translations

spasmnoun [C or U]

uk   us   /ˈspæz.əm/
an ​occasion when a ​musclesuddenlybecomestighter in a way that cannot be ​controlled: a ​muscle/​muscular spasmmainly UK My ​legsuddenly went into spasm.spasm of sth a ​shortperiod of something, ​especially something that cannot be ​controlled: a spasm of ​guilt/​coughing/​laughing
(Definition of spasm from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "spasm" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

See all translations

spasmnoun [C]

 us   /ˈspæz·əm/
a ​sudden, ​uncontrollabletightening of a ​muscle, or a ​sudden, ​burst of ​activity or ​energy: He ​left the ​game because of back spasms. The ​rebels’ spasm of ​resistance was ​short-lived.
(Definition of spasm from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Traducciones de “spasm”
en español espasmo…
in Vietnamese sự co thắt…
in Malaysian kekejangan otot…
in Thai การชักกระตุกของกล้ามเนื้อ…
en francés spasme…
en alemán der Krampf…
en chino (simplificado) 抽搐,痉挛…
en turco kasılma, spazm…
en ruso спазм, судорога…
in Indonesian sentakan…
en chino (tradicionál) 抽搐,痙攣…
en polaco skurcz…
Más sobre la pronunciación de spasm
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Palabra del día

stop at nothing

If you stop at nothing to achieve something, you are willing to do anything in order to achieve it, even if it involves danger, great effort, or harming other people.

Palabra del día

There is no such thing as a true synonym in English. Discuss!
There is no such thing as a true synonym in English. Discuss!
by Kate Woodford,
November 25, 2015
In the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary the word ‘synonym’ is defined as ‘a word or phrase that has the same or nearly the same meaning as another word or phrase in the same language’. As you might expect, definitions for this word are broadly similar in other dictionaries and yet the italicized

Aprende más 

climatarian adjective
climatarian adjective
November 23, 2015
choosing to eat a diet that has minimal impact on the climate, i.e. one that excludes food transported a long way or meat whose production gives rise to CO2 emissions Climate change is not normally on people’s minds when they choose what to have for lunch, but a new diet is calling for

Aprende más