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Engelsk navneord: rag

1. rag (om genstand) a small piece of cloth or paper

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)shred, tag, tag end, tatter

Mindre specifikke termerpiece of cloth, piece of material

Mere specifikke termerpine-tar rag

2. rag (om tid) a week at British universities during which side-shows and processions of floats are organized to raise money for charities

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)rag week

Mindre specifikke termerhebdomad, week

Omfatter disse specifikke termerrag day

Overordnet (geografisk) regionBritain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

3. rag (om kommunikation) music with a syncopated melody (usually for the piano)

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)ragtime

Mindre specifikke termerdance music

4. rag (om kommunikation) newspaper with half-size pages

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)sheet, tabloid

Mindre specifikke termernewspaper, paper

5. rag (om handling) a boisterous practical joke (especially by college students)

Mindre specifikke termerpractical joke

Overordnet (geografisk) regionBritain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Engelsk udsagnsord: rag

1. rag (om følelse) treat cruelly

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe children tormented the stuttering teacher.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bedevil, crucify, dun, frustrate, torment

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

Mindre specifikke termerbeset, chevvy, chevy, chivvy, chivy, harass, harry, hassle, molest, plague, provoke

Mere specifikke termerbadger, beleaguer, bug, hamstring, madden, oppress, persecute, pester, tease

2. rag (om følelse) cause annoyance in; disturb, especially by minor irritations

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningMosquitoes buzzing in my ear really bothers me.
It irritates me that she never closes the door after she leaves.

Eksempler på anvendelseThe performance is likely to rag Sue

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)annoy, bother, chafe, devil, get at, get to, gravel, irritate, nark, nettle, rile, vex

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

Mindre specifikke termerdisplease

Mere specifikke termerantagonise, antagonize, beset, chevvy, chevy, chivvy, chivy, eat into, fret, fret, get, get under one's skin, grate, harass, harry, hassle, molest, peeve, plague, provoke, rankle, ruffle

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningchafe

3. rag (om tilvejebringelse) play in ragtime

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningRag that old tune.

Eksempler på anvendelseThey will rag the duet

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerplay, spiel

Overordnet emneområdemusic, music

4. rag (om kommunikation) harass with persistent criticism or carping

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe children teased the new teacher.
Don't ride me so hard over my failure.
His fellow workers razzed him when he wore a jacket and tie.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bait, cod, rally, razz, ride, tantalise, tantalize, taunt, tease, twit

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termerbemock, mock

Mere specifikke termerbanter, barrack, chaff, flout, gibe, jeer, jolly, josh, kid, scoff

5. rag (om kommunikation) censure severely or angrily

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe mother scolded the child for entering a stranger's car.
The deputy ragged the Prime Minister.
The customer dressed down the waiter for bringing cold soup.

Eksempler på anvendelseSam cannot rag Sue

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bawl out, berate, call down, call on the carpet, chew out, chew up, chide, dress down, have words, jaw, lambast, lambaste, lecture, rebuke, remonstrate, reprimand, reproof, scold, take to task, trounce

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termercriticise, criticize, knock, pick apart

Mere specifikke termerbrush down, castigate, chasten, chastise, correct, objurgate, tell off

6. rag (om ændring) break into lumps before sorting

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningRag ore.

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

Mindre specifikke termerbreak up, fragment, fragmentise, fragmentize

Overordnet emneområdeexcavation, mining

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