Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

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

Definición de “name sb/sth after sb/sth” en inglés

name sb/sth after sb/sth

(US also name sb/sth for sb/sth)
verb [T] uk phrasal verb with name   /neɪm/ us  
to give someone or something the same name as another person or thing: Paul was named after his grandad. She told us about his brother, Apollo, born in 1969 and named for the US astronauts' mission to the moon.
(Definition of name sb/sth after sb/sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de name sb/sth after sb/sth
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Traducciones de “name sb/sth after sb/sth”

Palabra del día

mutant

an organism that is different from others of its type because of a permanent change in its genes

Palabra del día

What’s that lovely smell?

by Kate Woodford,
October 29, 2014
As adult humans, we can distinguish about 10,000 different smells. It’s no wonder, then, that we have so many words and expressions to describe them. This week we’re taking a look at those smell words – words that describe good smells and words that describe bad smells. Most smell words are either

Aprende más 

high-frequency trading noun

October 27, 2014
a type of stock market trading that uses very complex technology to trade extremely quickly, often making tiny profits which nevertheless add up to substantial sums Lewis’s book, Flash Boys, is driving a huge amount of attention toward the topic of high frequency trading, and it has rekindled some of

Aprende más