Engelsk ordbog

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Engelsk tillægsord: counter

1. counter indicating opposition or resistance

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)antagonistic

Termer med lignende betydningnegative

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)positive, neutral

Engelsk navneord: counter

1. counter (om genstand) table consisting of a horizontal surface over which business is transacted

Mindre specifikke termertable

Mere specifikke termerbar, checkout, checkout counter, meat counter, notions counter, reception desk

Omfatter disse specifikke termercountertop

2. counter (om genstand) game equipment (as a piece of wood, plastic, or ivory) used for keeping a count or reserving a space in various card or board games

Mindre specifikke termergame equipment

Mere specifikke termerchip, poker chip

3. counter (om genstand) a calculator that keeps a record of the number of times something happens

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)tabulator

Mindre specifikke termercalculating machine, calculator

Mere specifikke termerpulse counter

4. counter (om genstand) a piece of furniture that stands at the side of a dining room; has shelves and drawers

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)buffet, sideboard

Mindre specifikke termerarticle of furniture, furniture, piece of furniture

Mere specifikke termercellaret, credence, credenza, minibar

Omfatter disse specifikke termerdrawer, shelf

Omfatter disse overordnede termerdining room, dining-room

5. counter (om person) a person who counts things

Mindre specifikke termerindividual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul

6. counter (om kommunikation) a quick reply to a question or remark (especially a witty or critical one)

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIt brought a sharp rejoinder from the teacher.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)comeback, rejoinder, replication, retort, return, riposte

Mindre specifikke termerreply, response

Mere specifikke termerback talk, backtalk, lip, mouth, sass, sassing

7. counter (om genstand) (computer science) a register whose contents go through a regular series of states (usually states indicating consecutive integers)

Mindre specifikke termerregister

Overordnet emneområdecomputer science, computing

8. counter (om genstand) a piece of leather forming the back of a shoe or boot

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA counter may be used to stiffen the material around the heel and to give support to the foot.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)heel counter

Mindre specifikke termerpiece of leather

Omfatter disse overordnede termerboot, shoe

9. counter (om handling) a return punch (especially by a boxer)

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)counterpunch, parry

Mindre specifikke termerbiff, clout, lick, poke, punch, slug

Engelsk biord: counter

1. counter in the opposite direction

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningRun counter.

Engelsk udsagnsord: counter

1. counter (om kommunikation) speak in response

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe countered with some very persuasive arguments.

Eksempler på anvendelseThey counter that there was a traffic accident

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s that CLAUSE

Mindre specifikke termeranswer, reply, respond

2. counter (om adfærd) act in advance of; deal with ahead of time

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)anticipate, foresee, forestall

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termeract, move

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