Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

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

Definición de “powerhouse” en inglés

powerhouse

noun [C usually singular] uk   /ˈpaʊə.haʊs/ us    /ˈpaʊr-/
a country, organization, or person with a lot of influence, power, or energy: Germany is an economic powerhouse. The university is no longer the academic powerhouse that it once was. She's a powerhouse of original ideas and solutions.
(Definition of powerhouse from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de powerhouse
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “powerhouse” en otros diccionarios

Traducciones de “powerhouse”

Palabra del día

from the word go

from the start of something

Palabra del día

Countability – grammar codes

by Dom Glennon​​,
November 26, 2014
Advices and informations Have you ever noticed strange codes in square brackets on entries in Cambridge Dictionaries Online and wondered what they mean? These are grammar codes, giving you a brief summary of how that word behaves grammatically. More information can be obtained by hovering your cursor over the code, and there’s

Aprende más 

ped-text verb

November 24, 2014
to text someone while walking I’m ped-texting, I’m looking down at my phone, 75 percent of the time.

Aprende más