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Engelsk navneord: delivery

1. delivery (om handling) the act of delivering or distributing something (as goods or mail)


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis reluctant delivery of bad news.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bringing


Mindre specifikke termerconveyance, transfer, transferral, transport, transportation


Mere specifikke termerairdrop, consignment, handing over, passage, post, service, service of process, serving

2. delivery (om begivenhed) the event of giving birth


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe had a difficult delivery.


Mindre specifikke termerbirth, nascence, nascency, nativity

3. delivery (om kommunikation) your characteristic style or manner of expressing yourself orally


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis manner of speaking was quite abrupt.
Her speech was barren of southernisms.
I detected a slight accent in his speech.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)manner of speaking, speech


Mindre specifikke termerexpressive style, style


Mere specifikke termeraddress, catch, elocution, inflection, inflection, modulation, prosody, shibboleth, tone, tone of voice, tongue


Omfatter disse overordnede termerparalanguage, paralinguistic communication

4. delivery (om handling) the voluntary transfer of something (title or possession) from one party to another


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)legal transfer, livery


Mindre specifikke termerconveyance, conveyance of title, conveyancing, conveying


Mere specifikke termerbailment, surrender

5. delivery (om handling) (baseball) the act of throwing a baseball by a pitcher to a batter


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)pitch


Mindre specifikke termerthrow


Mere specifikke termerbalk, ball, beanball, beaner, bender, breaking ball, bullet, change-of-pace, change-of-pace ball, change-up, curve, curve ball, duster, fastball, heater, hummer, knuckleball, knuckler, off-speed pitch, overhand pitch, passed ball, screwball, sinker, smoke, spitball, spitter, strike, submarine ball, submarine pitch, wild pitch


Overordnet emneområdebaseball, baseball game

6. delivery (om handling) recovery or preservation from loss or danger


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWork is the deliverance of mankind.
A surgeon's job is the saving of lives.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)deliverance, rescue, saving


Mindre specifikke termerrecovery, retrieval


Mere specifikke termerlifesaving, reclamation, redemption, reformation, salvage, salvage, salvation, salvation, search and rescue mission

7. delivery (om handling) the act of delivering a child


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)obstetrical delivery


Mindre specifikke termeract, deed, human action, human activity


Mere specifikke termerabdominal delivery, breech birth, breech delivery, breech presentation, C-section, caesarean, caesarean delivery, caesarean section, caesarian, caesarian delivery, caesarian section, cesarean, cesarean delivery, cesarean section, cesarian, cesarian section, forceps delivery, midwifery


Omfatter disse overordnede termeraccouchement, childbearing, childbirth, vaginal birth









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