summit
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summit(
suh
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miht
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (mountain peak)
a. la cima
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
It took them two days to climb to the summit of Mount Whitney.Tardaron dos días en subir a la cima del Monte Whitney.
b. la cumbre
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Next summer they plan to climb to the summit of Denali.El verano próximo planean escalar hasta la cumbre del Denali.
2. (highest point)
a. la cumbre
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Sonia says the discipline she acquired with sports helped her reach the summit of her industry.Sonia dice que la disciplina que adquirió en los deportes la ayudó a llegar a la cumbre de su sector.
b. la cima
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
He was at the summit of his career, but dissatisfied with his love life.Estaba en la cima de su carrera, pero insatisfecho con su vida amorosa.
3. (conference)
a. la cumbre
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The summit of leaders from the Americas met in Guadalajara.La cumbre de líderes del continente americano se reunió en Guadalajara.
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summit
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (of mountain, career, power)
a. la cima f, cumbre
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
2. (meeting)
a. la cumbre
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
to hold a summitcelebrar una (reunión en la) cumbre
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summit [ˈsʌmɪt]
noun
1 [of mountain] cima (f); cumbre (f)
did anyone reach the summit? ¿alcanzó alguien la cima or la cumbre?
2 cima (f); cumbre (f)
the summit of human achievement
a man at the summit of his career un hombre en la cima or la cumbre de su trayectoria profesional
Bart's has many former pupils at the summit of the medical profession
3 (Pol) (also summit conference) cumbre (f); conferencia (f) al más alto nivel
modifier
summit conference (n) cumbre (f); conferencia (f) al más alto nivel
summit meeting (n) cumbre (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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