Compartir esta entrada

guv'nor División en sílabas: guv'nor
Pronunciación: /ˈɡəvnər/

Definición de guv'nor en inglés:

sustantivo

British informal
A man in a position of authority such as one’s employer or father (often used as a term of address): I had a lecture from the guv’nor
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • ‘Officially, in the beginning, he was the guvnor.’
  • Pressley had better be quick as, if he doesn't reach the podium sharpish, he might find his guvnor has already lifted the pot.
  • ‘The guv'nor said he has never had him better,’ said the winning jockey, also landing his first Gold Cup and biggest domestic success to date.

Origen

Mid 19th century: representing a nonstandard or colloquial pronunciation.

Palabras que riman con guv'nor

columnar • forerunner

Definición de guv'nor en:

Compartir esta entrada

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Los comentarios que no respeten nuestras Normas comunitarias podrían ser moderados o eliminados.

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día whippersnapper
Pronunciación: ˈwɪpəsnapə
noun
a young, inexperienced person considered presumptuous or overconfident...