Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

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

Definición de “yardstick” en inglés

See all translations

yardstick

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈjɑːdstɪk/
a standard used to compare similar things in order to measure their value or success: a yardstick for sth The firm uses the index as a yardstick for measuring itself against competitors. Productivity is not the only yardstick of success.
Traducciones de “yardstick”
en chino (tradicionál) 評判尺度, 衡量標準, 準繩…
en ruso мерило, критерий…
en turco kıstas, ölçüt, kriter…
en chino (simplificado) 评判尺度, 衡量标准, 准绳…
en polaco miara…
(Definition of yardstick from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de yardstick
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “yardstick” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

derivative

If something is derivative, it is not the result of new ideas, but has been developed from or copies something else.

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 

snapchat verb

March 02, 2015
to send someone a message using the photomessaging application Snapchat We used to have a thing until he got a girlfriend. now

Aprende más