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Engelsk navneord: exchange

1. exchange (om fænomen) chemical process in which one atom or ion or group changes places with another


Mindre specifikke termerchemical phenomenon


Mere specifikke termerphotochemical exchange

2. exchange (om kommunikation) a mutual expression of views (especially an unpleasant one)


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey had a bitter exchange.


Mindre specifikke termerconversation

3. exchange (om handling) the act of changing one thing for another thing


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAdam was promised immortality in exchange for his disobedience.
There was an interchange of prisoners.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)interchange


Mindre specifikke termergroup action


Mere specifikke termertrade-off, tradeoff

4. exchange (om handling) the act of giving something in return for something received


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningDeductible losses on sales or exchanges of property are allowable.


Mindre specifikke termerdealing, dealings, transaction


Mere specifikke termerlogrolling

5. exchange (om genstand) a workplace that serves as a telecommunications facility where lines from telephones can be connected together to permit communication


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)central, telephone exchange


Mindre specifikke termerwork, workplace


Mere specifikke termercentrex, patchboard, plugboard, switchboard


Omfatter disse overordnede termerphone system, telephone system

6. exchange (om genstand) a workplace for buying and selling; open only to members


Mindre specifikke termerwork, workplace


Mere specifikke termercommodities exchange, commodities market, commodity exchange, corn exchange, securities market, stock exchange, stock market


Omfatter disse specifikke termerfloor, trading floor

7. exchange (om handling) (sports) an unbroken sequence of several successive strokes


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAfter a short rally Connors won the point.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)rally


Mindre specifikke termergroup action


Overordnet emneområdebadminton, lawn tennis, Ping-Pong, squash, squash rackets, squash racquets, table tennis, tennis

8. exchange (om handling) reciprocal transfer of equivalent sums of money (especially the currencies of different countries)


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe earns his living from the interchange of currency.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)interchange


Mindre specifikke termercommerce, commercialism, mercantilism


Mere specifikke termerbarter, conversion, foreign exchange, swap, swop, trade

9. exchange (om handling) the act of putting one thing or person in the place of another:


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe sent Smith in for Jones but the substitution came too late to help.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)commutation, substitution


Mindre specifikke termerchange


Mere specifikke termerablactation, replacement, replacing, subrogation, weaning

10. exchange (om handling) (chess) gaining (or losing) a rook in return for a knight or bishop


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningBlack lost the exchange.


Mindre specifikke termercapture


Overordnet emneområdechess, chess game

11. exchange (om handling) (chess) the capture by both players (usually on consecutive moves) of pieces of equal value


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe endgame began after the exchange of queens.


Mindre specifikke termercapture


Overordnet emneområdechess, chess game


Engelsk udsagnsord: exchange

1. exchange (om forhold) give to, and receive from, one another


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWould you change places with me?.
We have been exchanging letters for a year.


Eksempler på anvendelseThey exchange the goods


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)change, interchange


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


Mindre specifikke termertransfer


Mere specifikke termerbarter, cash, cash in, fill in, ransom, redeem, redeem, sell, stand in, sub, substitute, swap, switch, swop, trade, trade, trade in

2. exchange (om ændring) exchange or replace with another, usually of the same kind or category


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningCould you convert my dollars into pounds?.
He changed his name.
Convert centimeters into inches.
Convert holdings into shares.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)change, commute, convert


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


Mindre specifikke termerreplace


Mere specifikke termerbreak, capitalise, capitalize, launder, rectify, utilize


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningchange, shift, switch

3. exchange (om ændring) change over, change around, as to a new order or sequence


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)switch, switch over


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


Mindre specifikke termerchange by reversal, reverse, turn

4. exchange (om adfærd) hand over one and receive another, approximately equivalent


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningExchange prisoners.
Exchange employees between branches of the company.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody


Mindre specifikke termerreassign, transfer


Mere specifikke termeralternate

5. exchange (om forhold) put in the place of another; switch seemingly equivalent items


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe con artist replaced the original with a fake Rembrandt.
Substitute regular milk with fat-free milk.
Synonyms can be interchanged without a changing the context's meaning.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)interchange, replace, substitute


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s something PP.
Somebody ----s something with something


Mindre specifikke termeralter, change, modify


Mere specifikke termerreduce, retool, shift, subrogate, truncate

6. exchange (om ændring) exchange a penalty for a less severe one


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)commute, convert


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termeralter, change, modify









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