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Engelsk navneord: canvass

1. canvass (om tilstand) the setting for a narrative or fictional or dramatic account


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe crowded canvas of history.
The movie demanded a dramatic canvas of sound.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)canvas


Mindre specifikke termerbackground, scope, setting

2. canvass (om erkendelse) an inquiry into public opinion conducted by interviewing a random sample of people


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)opinion poll, poll, public opinion poll


Mindre specifikke termerenquiry, inquiry, research


Mere specifikke termerexit poll, straw poll, straw vote

3. canvass (om genstand) a large piece of fabric (usually canvas fabric) by means of which wind is used to propel a sailing vessel


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)canvas, sail, sheet


Mindre specifikke termerpiece of cloth, piece of material


Mere specifikke termerballoon sail, crossjack, fore-and-aft sail, foresail, headsail, main-topsail, mainsail, mizzen course, press of canvas, press of sail, royal, save-all, skysail, square sail, topgallant, topgallant sail, topsail


Omfatter disse specifikke termerreef


Omfatter disse overordnede termersailing ship, sailing vessel

4. canvass (om genstand) a tent made of canvas fabric


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)canvas, canvas tent


Mindre specifikke termercollapsible shelter, tent


Mere specifikke termerbig top, circus tent, field tent, round top, Sibley tent, top, wall tent

5. canvass (om genstand) an oil painting on canvas fabric


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)canvas


Mindre specifikke termeroil painting

6. canvass (om genstand) the mat that forms the floor of the ring in which boxers or professional wrestlers compete


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe boxer picked himself up off the canvas.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)canvas


Mindre specifikke termergym mat, mat


Omfatter disse overordnede termerring

7. canvass (om genstand) a heavy, closely woven fabric (used for clothing or chairs or sails or tents)


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)canvas


Mindre specifikke termercloth, fabric, material, textile


Mere specifikke termertarp, tarpaulin


Vedrører disse specifikke termerhemp


Engelsk udsagnsord: canvass

1. canvass (om adfærd) get the opinions (of people) by asking specific questions


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)canvas, poll


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


Mindre specifikke termersurvey


Mere specifikke termercircularise, circularize

2. canvass (om adfærd) solicit votes from potential voters in an electoral campaign


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)canvas


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


Mindre specifikke termerbeg, solicit, tap


Mere specifikke termercircularize

3. canvass (om erkendelse) consider in detail and subject to an analysis in order to discover essential features or meaning


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAnalyze a sonnet by Shakespeare.
Analyze the evidence in a criminal trial.
Analyze your real motives.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)analyse, analyze, canvas, examine, study


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mere specifikke termeranatomize, appraise, assay, audit, check, check into, check out, check over, check up on, compare, consider, diagnose, diagnose, follow, go over, inspect, investigate, look at, look into, look into, name, reexamine, review, screen, scrutinise, scrutinize, sieve, sift, survey, survey, suss out, trace, view









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