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1. company (om gruppe) an institution created to conduct business

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe only invests in large well-established companies.
He started the company in his garage.

Mindre specifikke termerestablishment, institution

Mere specifikke termerauto company, broadcasting company, bureau de change, car company, closed shop, corporate investor, distributor, dot com, dot com company, dot-com, drug company, East India Company, electronics company, film company, food company, furniture company, holding company, joint-stock company, Ld., limited company, livery company, Ltd., mining company, mover, moving company, oil company, open shop, packaging company, packaging concern, pharma, pharmaceutical company, pipeline company, printing business, printing company, printing concern, public mover, record company, removal company, removal firm, service, shipper, shipping company, steel company, stock company, subsidiary, subsidiary company, takeover target, target company, think factory, think tank, transportation company, union shop, white knight

2. company (om gruppe) small military unit; usually two or three platoons

Mindre specifikke termerarmy unit

Mere specifikke termertrainband

Tilhører disse specifikke termerplatoon

Tilhører disse overordnede termerbattalion, battle group

Overordnet emneområdearmed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine

3. company (om tilstand) the state of being with someone

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe missed their company.
He enjoyed the society of his friends.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)companionship, fellowship, society

Mindre specifikke termerfriendly relationship, friendship

Mere specifikke termerfreemasonry

4. company (om gruppe) organization of performers and associated personnel (especially theatrical)

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe traveling company all stayed at the same hotel.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)troupe

Mindre specifikke termerorganisation, organization

Mere specifikke termerballet company, chorus, circus, Greek chorus, minstrel show, minstrelsy, opera company, theater company

Tilhører disse specifikke termercast, cast of characters, dramatis personae

5. company (om person) a social or business visitor

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe room was a mess because he hadn't expected company.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)caller

Mindre specifikke termervisitant, visitor

6. company (om gruppe) a social gathering of guests or companions

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe house was filled with company when I arrived.

Mindre specifikke termersocial affair, social gathering

Mere specifikke termerattendance, cohort, number

7. company (om gruppe) a band of people associated temporarily in some activity

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey organized a party to search for food.
The company of cooks walked into the kitchen.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)party

Mindre specifikke termerband, circle, lot, set

Mere specifikke termerfatigue party, landing party, party to the action, party to the transaction, rescue party, search party, stretcher party, war party

8. company (om gruppe) crew of a ship including the officers; the whole force or personnel of a ship

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)ship's company

Mindre specifikke termercomplement, full complement

Tilhører disse specifikke termercrew

9. company (om gruppe) a unit of firefighters including their equipment

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA hook-and-ladder company.

Mindre specifikke termersocial unit, unit

Engelsk udsagnsord: company

1. company (om tilstand) be a companion to somebody

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)accompany, companion, keep company

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

Mindre specifikke termeraffiliate, associate, assort, consort

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