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Engelsk navneord: weight

1. weight (om egenskab) the vertical force exerted by a mass as a result of gravity


Mindre specifikke termerphysical property


Mere specifikke termerbody weight, dead weight, heaviness, lightness, poundage, tare, throw-weight, weightiness, weightlessness


Kendetegnerheavy, light

2. weight (om genstand) sports equipment used in calisthenic exercises and weightlifting; it is not attached to anything and is raised and lowered by use of the hands and arms


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)exercising weight, free weight


Mindre specifikke termersports equipment


Mere specifikke termerbarbell, dumbbell

3. weight (om egenskab) the relative importance granted to something


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis opinion carries great weight.
The progression implied an increasing weightiness of the items listed.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)weightiness


Mindre specifikke termerimportance

4. weight (om genstand) an artifact that is heavy


Mindre specifikke termerartefact, artifact


Mere specifikke termerbalance, bob, burden, counterbalance, counterpoise, counterweight, equaliser, equalizer, load, loading, makeweight, paperweight, sinker

5. weight (om fornemmelse) an oppressive feeling of heavy force


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningBowed down by the weight of responsibility.


Mindre specifikke termeroppression, oppressiveness

6. weight (om mængde el. mål) a system of units used to express the weight of something


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)system of weights


Mindre specifikke termermetric, system of measurement


Mere specifikke termeravoirdupois, avoirdupois weight, troy, troy weight

7. weight (om mængde el. mål) a unit used to measure weight


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe placed two weights in the scale pan.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)weight unit


Mindre specifikke termerunit, unit of measurement


Mere specifikke termerapothecaries' unit, apothecaries' weight, arroba, cattie, catty, crith, frail, last, maund, obolus, oka, picul, pood, rotl, tael, tod, troy unit, welterweight

8. weight (om mængde el. mål) (statistics) a coefficient assigned to elements of a frequency distribution in order to represent their relative importance


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)weighting


Mindre specifikke termercoefficient


Overordnet emneområdestatistics


Engelsk udsagnsord: weight

1. weight (om relation) weight down with a load


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)burden, burthen, weight down


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


Mindre specifikke termercharge


Mere specifikke termeroverburden, plumb, saddle


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)disburden, unburden

2. weight (om erkendelse) present with a bias


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe biased his presentation so as to please the share holders.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)angle, slant


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


Mindre specifikke termerbias, predetermine









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