Significado de “survival” - en el Diccionario Inglés

survival en inglés británico

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survivalnoun

uk /səˈvaɪ.vəl/ us /sɚˈvaɪ.vəl/

B2 [ U ] the fact of a person, organization, etc. continuing to live or exist:

The doctors told my wife I had a 50/50 chance of survival.
His main concern is to ensure his own political survival.
England are fighting for survival (= trying not to be defeated) in this game.

[ C ] something that has continued to exist from a previous time:

Most of these traditions are survivals from earlier times.

Más ejemplos

  • Humans, he argues, are amoral and what guides them is not any sense of morality but an instinct for survival.
  • Two months ago, results from a European study questioned whether early treatment with the drug really improved survival.
  • Fish struggle for survival when the water level drops in the lake.
  • The survival of whales is intimately bound up with the health of the ocean.
  • What are her chances of survival?

survivaladjective

uk /səˈvaɪ.vəl/ us /sɚˈvaɪ.vəl/

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

survival en inglés americano

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survivalnoun [ U ]

us /sərˈvɑɪ·vəl/

the state of continuing to live or to exist, esp. after a dangerous event:

Doctors told my wife I had a 50/50 chance of survival.

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

survival en inglés de negocios

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survivalnoun [ U ]

uk /səˈvaɪvəl/ us

the state of continuing to exist, and not to fail or be destroyed:

His main concern is to ensure his own political survival.
The survival of the company in such difficult economic times is very uncertain.
survival of the fittest

the idea that only the strongest can succeed:

Unfettered competition has led to survival of the fittest, with a few large companies reaping huge profits while small companies have been driven out of business.

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