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1. Be (om masse el. substans) a light strong brittle grey toxic bivalent metallic element

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)atomic number 4, beryllium, glucinium

Mindre specifikke termermetal, metallic element

Vedrører disse overordnede termerberyl, chrysoberyl, gadolinite, ytterbite

Engelsk udsagnsord: be

1. be (om tilstand) have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun)

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningJohn is rich.
This is not a good answer.

Eksempler på anvendelseJohn will be angry

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething is ----ing PP.
Something ----s Adjective/Noun.
Somebody ----s Adjective.
Somebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s PP

Mere specifikke termerabound, accept, account, account for, act, add up, add up, adhere, adorn, amount, answer, appear, appear, bake, balance, be, be given, be well, beat, beautify, bedevil, befuddle, begin, begin, belong, belong, belong, belong, body forth, boil, breathe, broil, buy, buzz, clean, cohere, come, come, come, come in for, come in handy, compact, compare, comprise, confound, confuse, connect, consist, consist, contain, contain, continue, continue, coruscate, cost, count, count, cover, curve, cut, cut across, deck, decorate, define, delimit, delimit, delimitate, delineate, depend, deserve, disaccord, disagree, discombobulate, discord, distribute, diverge, draw, drown, embellish, embody, encounter, end, enter, fall, fall, feel, figure, fit, footle, fox, fuddle, gape, go, go, grace, gravitate, hail, hang, hang around, head, head up, hold, hold, hoodoo, hum, hurt, impend, incarnate, incline, interrelate, iridesce, jumble, kill, lallygag, lean, lend, let go, lie, linger, litter, loaf, loiter, lollygag, look, look, lounge, lubricate, lurk, make, make sense, matter, measure, merit, mess about, mill about, mill around, mingle, moon about, moon around, mope, need, number, object, osculate, owe, pack, pay, point, press, promise, prove, put out, rage, range, rank, rate, recognize, relate, remain, remain, remain, represent, require, rest, rest, retard, run, run, run, run into, rut, scintillate, seem, seem, seem, seethe, seethe, sell, sell, sell, shine, shine, sparkle, specify, squat, stagnate, stagnate, stand, stand, stand by, start, stay, stay, stay on, stick, stick, stick by, stink, substantiate, subtend, suck, suffer, suffer, suit, swim, swim, swing, take, take, tarry, tend, terminate, test, throw, total, translate, transplant, trim, turn out, turn up, twist, underlie, want, wash, weigh, wind, work, yaw, yawn

2. be (om tilstand) be identical to; be someone or something

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe president of the company is John Smith.
This is my house.

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

3. be (om tilstand) occupy a certain position or area; be somewhere

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWhere is my umbrella?.
The toolshed is in the back.
What is behind this behavior?.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s PP

Mere specifikke termerattend, belong, center on, come, continue, cover, dwell, extend, extend, extend, extend to, face, fill, follow, go, go, go, go to, inhabit, inhabit, keep one's distance, keep one's eyes off, keep one's hands off, lead, lead, lie, lie, live, occupy, pass, poke out, populate, reach, reach out, rest, run, sit, sit, sit around, stand back, stay away, straddle, stretch, stretch along, touch

4. be (om tilstand) have an existence, be extant

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIs there a God?.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)exist

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP

Mere specifikke termercoexist, come, consist, distribute, dwell, dwell, endanger, flow, hold, imperil, indwell, inhabit, jeopardise, jeopardize, kick about, kick around, knock about, lie, lie in, menace, obtain, peril, preexist, prevail, threaten

5. be (om tilstand) happen, occur, take place

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI lost my wallet; this was during the visit to my parents' house.
There were two hundred people at his funeral.
There was a lot of noise in the kitchen.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s.
Something is ----ing PP.
Somebody ----s PP

6. be (om tilstand) be identical or equivalent to

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningOne dollar equals 1,000 rubles these days!.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)equal

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

Mere specifikke termeragree, check, correspond, correspond, correspond, equate, fit, gibe, jibe, match, represent, stand for, tally, translate

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)differ

7. be (om tilstand) form or compose

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThis money is my only income.
The stone wall was the backdrop for the performance.
These constitute my entire belonging.
The children made up the chorus.
This sum represents my entire income for a year.
These few men comprise his entire army.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)comprise, constitute, make up, represent

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

Mere specifikke termercompose, constitute, fall into, fall under, form, make, make, pose, present, range, straddle, supplement

8. be (om adfærd) work in a specific place, with a specific subject, or in a specific function

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe is a herpetologist.
She is our resident philosopher.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)follow

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

Mere specifikke termercox, vet

9. be (om tilstand) represent, as of a character on stage

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningDerek Jacobi was Hamlet.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)embody, personify

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

Mindre specifikke termerrepresent, stand for, symbolise, symbolize, typify

Mere specifikke termerbody, exemplify, personify, represent

10. be (om forhold) spend or use time

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI may be an hour.

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

Mindre specifikke termeroccupy, take, use up

11. be (om tilstand) have life, be alive

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningOur great leader is no more.
My grandfather lived until the end of war.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)live

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningendure, go, hold out, hold up, last, live, live on, survive

12. be (om tilstand) to remain unmolested, undisturbed, or uninterrupted -- used only in infinitive form

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningLet her be.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termerremain, rest, stay

13. be (om tilstand) be priced at

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThese shoes cost $100.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)cost

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerbe

Mere specifikke termerknock back, put back, set back

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