Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

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

Definición de “strike sth down” en inglés

See all translations

strike sth down

US specialized
verb uk phrasal verb with strike   /straɪk/ (struck, struck) us  
to rule that a law is illegal and should not be obeyed: The courts struck down local segregation laws because they violated the federal constitution.
Traducciones de “strike sth down”
en chino (tradicionál) 裁定非法(規定某一法律條文非法,不應遵守)…
en chino (simplificado) 裁定非法(规定某一法律条文非法,不应遵守)…
(Definition of strike sth down from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de strike sth down
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Palabra del día

illusion

an idea or belief that is not true

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