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Engelsk navneord: discipline

1. discipline (om erkendelse) a branch of knowledge


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIn what discipline is his doctorate?.
Teachers should be well trained in their subject.
Anthropology is the study of human beings.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bailiwick, field, field of study, study, subject, subject area, subject field


Mindre specifikke termerdomain, knowledge base, knowledge domain


Mere specifikke termerallometry, applied science, architecture, arts, bibliotics, communication theory, communications, divinity, engineering, engineering science, escapology, frontier, futuristics, futurology, genealogy, graphology, humanistic discipline, humanities, liberal arts, major, military science, numerology, occultism, ology, protology, science, scientific discipline, technology, theogony, theology

2. discipline (om erkendelse) a system of rules of conduct or method of practice


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe quickly learned the discipline of prison routine.
For such a plan to work requires discipline.


Mindre specifikke termersystem, system of rules

3. discipline (om egenskab) the trait of being well behaved


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe insisted on discipline among the troops.


Mindre specifikke termertrait


Mere specifikke termercontrol, restraint, self-denial, self-discipline


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)indiscipline, undiscipline

4. discipline (om handling) training to improve strength or self-control


Mindre specifikke termergrooming, preparation, training

5. discipline (om handling) the act of punishing


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe offenders deserved the harsh discipline they received.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)correction


Mindre specifikke termerpenalisation, penalization, penalty, punishment


Mere specifikke termerspanking


Engelsk udsagnsord: discipline

1. discipline (om adfærd) develop (children's) behavior by instruction and practice; especially to teach self-control


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningParents must discipline their children.
Is this dog trained?.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)check, condition, train


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody


Mindre specifikke termerdevelop, make grow


Mere specifikke termermortify


Udsagnsord med lignende betydninggroom, prepare, train

2. discipline (om adfærd) punish in order to gain control or enforce obedience


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe teacher disciplined the pupils rather frequently.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)correct, sort out


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody


Mindre specifikke termerpenalise, penalize, punish









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