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Engelsk navneord: recoil

1. recoil (om begivenhed) the backward jerk of a gun when it is fired


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)kick


Mindre specifikke termermotion, movement

2. recoil (om begivenhed) a movement back from an impact


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)backlash, rebound, repercussion


Mindre specifikke termermotion, movement


Mere specifikke termerbounce, bouncing, carom, resilience, resiliency, ricochet


Engelsk udsagnsord: recoil

1. recoil (om bevægelse) draw back, as with fear or pain


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe flinched when they showed the slaughtering of the calf.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)cringe, flinch, funk, quail, shrink, squinch, wince


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP


Mindre specifikke termermove


Mere specifikke termerretract, shrink back

2. recoil (om adfærd) come back to the originator of an action with an undesired effect


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningYour comments may backfire and cause you a lot of trouble.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)backfire, backlash


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s


Mindre specifikke termercome about, fall out, go on, hap, happen, occur, pass, pass off, take place

3. recoil (om bevægelse) spring back; spring away from an impact


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe rubber ball bounced.
These particles do not resile but they unite after they collide.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bounce, bound, rebound, resile, reverberate, ricochet, spring, take a hop


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


Mindre specifikke termerbound, jump, leap, spring


Mere specifikke termerbound off, carom, kick, kick back, recoil, skip

4. recoil (om relation) spring back, as from a forceful thrust


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe gun kicked back into my shoulder.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)kick, kick back


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s


Mindre specifikke termerbounce, bound, rebound, recoil, resile, reverberate, ricochet, spring, take a hop









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