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Engelsk navneord: strike

1. strike (om handling) a group's refusal to work in protest against low pay or bad work conditions


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe strike lasted more than a month before it was settled.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)work stoppage


Mindre specifikke termerjob action


Mere specifikke termersit-down, sit-down strike, sympathetic strike, sympathy strike, walkout, wildcat strike

2. strike (om handling) an attack that is intended to seize or inflict damage on or destroy an objective


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe strike was scheduled to begin at dawn.


Mindre specifikke termerattack, onrush, onset, onslaught


Mere specifikke termerfirst strike, preventive attack, preventive strike, surgical strike

3. strike (om begivenhed) a gentle blow


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)rap, tap


Mindre specifikke termerblow, bump

4. strike (om handling) a score in tenpins: knocking down all ten with the first ball


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe finished with three strikes in the tenth frame.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)ten-strike


Mindre specifikke termerscore

5. strike (om handling) (baseball) a pitch that the batter swings at and misses, or that the batter hits into foul territory, or that the batter does not swing at but the umpire judges to be in the area over home plate and between the batter's knees and shoulders


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThis pitcher throws more strikes than balls.


Mindre specifikke termerdelivery, pitch

6. strike (om handling) a conspicuous success


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThat song was his first hit and marked the beginning of his career.
That new Broadway show is a real smasher.
The party went with a bang.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bang, hit, smash, smasher


Mindre specifikke termersuccess


Mere specifikke termerblockbuster, megahit, sleeper, smash hit


Engelsk udsagnsord: strike

1. strike (om relation) deliver a sharp blow, as with the hand, fist, or weapon


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe teacher struck the child.
The opponent refused to strike.
The boxer struck the attacker dead.


Eksempler på anvendelseThe fighter managed to strike his opponent


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


Mindre specifikke termertouch


Mere specifikke termerbatter, beak, beat, beat, buffet, bunt, butt, chop, clout, cut down, dab, down, hew, jab, knap, knock, knock about, knock down, lash, pat, peck, pick, pull down, push down, rap, sclaff, sclaff, sideswipe, slap, spur, strike hard, tap, tip, whip


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningcollide with, hit, impinge on, run into, strike

2. strike (om følelse) have an emotional or cognitive impact upon


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThis child impressed me as unusually mature.
This behavior struck me as odd.


Eksempler på anvendelseThe bad news will strike him, The good news will strike her


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)affect, impress, move


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s somebody


Mere specifikke termeralienate, awaken, cloud, disturb, engrave, hit home, impress, impress, infect, ingrain, instill, jar, move, pierce, sadden, smite, stir, strike a chord, strike a note, strike dumb, strike home, surprise, sweep away, sweep off, touch, trouble, upset, zap


Medførerexperience, feel


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningactuate, come to, hit, incite, motivate, move, prompt, propel, strike

3. strike (om relation) hit against; come into sudden contact with


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe car hit a tree.
He struck the table with his elbow.


Eksempler på anvendelseThe car strikes the tree


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)collide with, hit, impinge on, run into


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


Mindre specifikke termertouch


Mere specifikke termerbang, bottom, bottom out, broadside, bump, bump into, butt against, clash, collide, connect, glance, jar against, knock, knock against, ping, rear-end, run into, spang, spat, stub, thud


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningstrike


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)miss

4. strike (om konkurrence) make a strategic, offensive, assault against an enemy, opponent, or a target


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe Germans struck Poland on Sept. 1, 1939.
We must strike the enemy's oil fields.
In the fifth inning, the Giants struck, sending three runners home to win the game 5 to 2.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)hit


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


Mindre specifikke termerassail, attack


Mere specifikke termerchop, retaliate, slice, strike back, stroke


Udsagnsord med lignende betydninghit, hit, pip, shoot, strike

5. strike (om kommunikation) indicate (a certain time) by striking


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe clock struck midnight.
Just when I entered, the clock struck.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerread, record, register, show

6. strike (om relation) affect or afflict suddenly, usually adversely


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe were hit by really bad weather.
He was stricken with cancer when he was still a teenager.
The earthquake struck at midnight.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)hit


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something.
Somebody ----s PP


Mindre specifikke termeraffect, bear on, bear upon, impact, touch, touch on


Udsagnsord med lignende betydninghit, strike

7. strike (om adfærd) stop work in order to press demands


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe auto workers are striking for higher wages.
The employees walked out when their demand for better benefits was not met.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)walk out


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s


Mindre specifikke termerdissent, protest, resist

8. strike (om tilstand) touch or seem as if touching visually or audibly


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningLight fell on her face.
The sun shone on the fields.
The light struck the golden necklace.
A strange sound struck my ears.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)fall, shine


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s something


Mindre specifikke termercome about, fall out, go on, hap, happen, occur, pass, pass off, take place

9. strike (om adfærd) attain


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe horse finally struck a pace.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)come to


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Mindre specifikke termeraccomplish, achieve, attain, reach

10. strike (om relation) produce by manipulating keys or strings of musical instruments, also metaphorically


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe pianist strikes a middle C.
Strike `z' on the keyboard.
Her comments struck a sour note.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)hit


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termertouch

11. strike (om ændring) cause to form (an electric arc) between electrodes of an arc lamp


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningStrike an arc.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerform, shape


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningstrike

12. strike (om forhold) find unexpectedly


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe archeologists chanced upon an old tomb.
She struck a goldmine.
The hikers finally struck the main path to the lake.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)attain, chance on, chance upon, come across, come upon, discover, fall upon, happen upon, light upon


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerfind, regain

13. strike (om tilvejebringelse) produce by ignition or a blow


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningStrike fire from the flintstone.
Strike a match.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Mindre specifikke termercreate, make


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningstrike

14. strike (om relation) remove by erasing or crossing out or as if by drawing a line


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningPlease strike this remark from the record.
Scratch that remark.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)excise, expunge, scratch


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


Mindre specifikke termercancel, delete

15. strike (om opfattelse) cause to experience suddenly


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningPanic struck me.
An interesting idea hit her.
A thought came to me.
The thought struck terror in our minds.
They were struck with fear.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)come to, hit


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s somebody


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningaffect, impress, move, strike

16. strike (om bevægelse) drive something violently into a location


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe hit his fist on the table.
She struck her head on the low ceiling.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)hit


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


Mindre specifikke termerdisplace, move


Mere specifikke termersmash

17. strike (om bevægelse) occupy or take on


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe assumes the lotus position.
She took her seat on the stage.
We took our seats in the orchestra.
She took up her position behind the tree.
Strike a pose.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)assume, take, take up


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termermove


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningfill, occupy, take

18. strike (om tilvejebringelse) form by stamping, punching, or printing


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningStrike coins.
Strike a medal.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)coin, mint


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termercreate from raw material, create from raw stuff

19. strike (om relation) smooth with a strickle


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningStrickle the grain in the measure.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)strickle


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termereven, even out, flush, level


Kan forårsagesmooth, smoothen

20. strike (om relation) pierce with force


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe bullet struck her thigh.
The icy wind struck through our coats.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething is ----ing PP.
Something ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerpenetrate, perforate

21. strike (om erkendelse) arrive at after reckoning, deliberating, and weighing


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningStrike a balance.
Strike a bargain.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerfigure out, lick, puzzle out, solve, work, work out









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