Translation of "gerund" - English-Spanish dictionary

gerund

noun uk /ˈdʒer.ənd/ us specialized

A a word ending in ‘-ing’ that is made from a verb and used like a noun

gerundio
In the sentence ‘Everyone enjoyed Tyler’s singing’, the word ‘singing’ is a gerund.

(Translation of “gerund” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

gerund

noun /ˈdʒerənd/

(linguistics) (in English) a noun formed by adding –ing to a verb, for exampleswimming ‘ in ‘Swimming is her main hobby’.

gerundio

(Translation of “gerund” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)