Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

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

Definición de “inverted commas” en inglés

See all translations

inverted commas

noun [plural] uk   UK us  
B2 the symbols “ ” or ‘ ’ that are put around a word or phrase to show that someone else has written or said it
More examples
Traducciones de “inverted commas”
en coreano 따옴표…
en árabe عَلامَة التَّنْصيص (تُسْتَخْدَم للاقْتِباس)…
en portugués aspas…
en catalán cometes…
en japonés 引用符( ” “または ’ ‘)…
en italiano virgolette…
en chino (tradicionál) 引號…
en ruso кавычки…
en turco tırnak işaret…
en chino (simplificado) 引号…
en polaco cudzysłów…
(Definition of inverted commas from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de inverted commas
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “inverted commas” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

make believe

believing or imagining things that appear to be attractive or exciting, but are not real

Palabra del día

Lies, lies, lies!

by Kate Woodford,
February 25, 2015
​​​ According to sociologists (=people who study the relationships between people living in groups), we are good at lying. As a species, we have developed a remarkable ability to deceive each other (= persuade each other that something false is true). Being able to say things that are not true can help with

Aprende más 

showrooming noun

February 23, 2015
the activity of examining a product in a physical store and then making the purchase with an online retailer Amazon’s new smartphone is specifically designed to make showrooming fast and easy.

Aprende más