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Engelsk navneord: contact

1. contact (om handling) close interaction


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey kept in daily contact.
They claimed that they had been in contact with extraterrestrial beings.


Mindre specifikke termerinteraction


Mere specifikke termerbrush, eye contact, placement

2. contact (om handling) the act of touching physically


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHer fingers came in contact with the light switch.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)physical contact


Mindre specifikke termertouch, touching


Mere specifikke termerfair ball, laying on, rub, snick, wipe

3. contact (om tilstand) the state or condition of touching or of being in immediate proximity


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningLitmus paper turns red on contact with an acid.


Mindre specifikke termerconnectedness, connection, link


Mere specifikke termerosculation, tangency

4. contact (om begivenhed) the physical coming together of two or more things


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningContact with the pier scraped paint from the hull.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)impinging, striking


Mindre specifikke termerhappening, natural event, occurrence, occurrent


Mere specifikke termercollision, engagement, flick, hit, impact, interlocking, mesh, meshing, touch, touching

5. contact (om person) a person who is in a position to give you special assistance


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe used his business contacts to get an introduction to the governor.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)middleman


Mindre specifikke termerrepresentative

6. contact (om kommunikation) a channel for communication between groups


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe provided a liaison with the guerrillas.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)inter-group communication, liaison, link


Mindre specifikke termerchannel, communication channel, line

7. contact (om genstand) (electronics) a junction where things (as two electrical conductors) touch or are in physical contact


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey forget to solder the contacts.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)tangency


Mindre specifikke termerconjunction, junction


Mere specifikke termerbreaker point, contact arm, distributor point, electrical contact, p-n junction, point, pole, short, short circuit, sound bow, terminal, tread, wiper, wiper arm


Overordnet emneområdeelectronics

8. contact (om kommunikation) a communicative interaction


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe pilot made contact with the base.
He got in touch with his colleagues.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)touch


Mindre specifikke termercommunicating, communication

9. contact (om genstand) a thin curved glass or plastic lens designed to fit over the cornea in order to correct vision or to deliver medication


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)contact lens


Mindre specifikke termerlens, lens system, lense


Engelsk udsagnsord: contact

1. contact (om kommunikation) be in or establish communication with


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningOur advertisements reach millions.
He never contacted his children after he emigrated to Australia.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)get hold of, get through, reach


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody


Mindre specifikke termercommunicate, intercommunicate


Mere specifikke termerping, ping, raise

2. contact (om relation) be in direct physical contact with; make contact


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe two buildings touch.
Their hands touched.
The wire must not contact the metal cover.
The surfaces contact at this point.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)adjoin, meet, touch


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s something


Mere specifikke termerabut, adhere, adjoin, attach, border, border, butt, butt against, butt on, chafe, cleave, cling, cohere, cover, edge, environ, fray, fret, hug, lean against, lean on, march, rest on, ring, rub, scratch, skirt, spread over, stick, surround


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningconverge, meet









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