Significado de “telescope” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "telescope" - Diccionario Inglés

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telescopenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈtel.ɪ.skəʊp/ us /ˈtel.ə.skoʊp/

B2 a cylinder-shaped device for making objects that are far away look closer and larger, using a combination of lenses, or lenses and curved mirrors

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telescopic
adjective uk /ˌtel.ɪˈskɒp.ɪk/ us /ˌtel.əˈskɑː.pɪk/

a telescopic lens

telescopeverb [ I or T ]

uk /ˈtel.ɪ.skəʊp/ us /ˈtel.ə.skoʊp/

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

Significado de "telescope" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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telescopenoun [ C ]

us /ˈtel·əˌskoʊp/

telescope noun [ C ] (DEVICE)

a cylindrical device that you look through to make objects that are far away look nearer and bigger

telescopic
adjective [ not gradable ] us /ˌtel·əˈskɑp·ɪk/

My camera’s telescopic lens lets me take great close-ups.

telescopeverb [ T ]

us /ˈtel·əˌskoʊp/

telescope verb [ T ] (SHORTEN)

to shorten something:

Redford telescoped decades of history into a two-hour TV show.

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