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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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