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Engelsk navneord: spot

1. spot (om sted) a point located with respect to surface features of some region

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThis is a nice place for a picnic.
A bright spot on a planet.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)place, topographic point

Mindre specifikke termerpoint

Mere specifikke termerbirthplace, crest, crown, end, grave, heights, hiding place, high, hole-in-the-wall, holy, holy place, junction, mecca, nesting place, overlook, peak, place of birth, polling place, polling station, pool, puddle, rendezvous, sanctum, scour, service area, showplace, solitude, stop, summit, target, target area, tip, tomb, top, zone

2. spot (om kommunikation) a short section or illustration (as between radio or tv programs or in a magazine) that is often used for advertising

Mindre specifikke termersection, subdivision

3. spot (om egenskab) an outstanding characteristic

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis acting was one of the high points of the movie.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)point

Mindre specifikke termercharacteristic

4. spot (om egenskab) a blemish made by dirt

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe had a smudge on his cheek.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)blot, daub, slur, smear, smirch, smudge

Mindre specifikke termerblemish, defect, mar

Mere specifikke termerblotch, fingermark, fingerprint, inkblot, splodge, splotch

5. spot (om egenskab) a small contrasting part of something

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA bald spot.
A leopard's spots.
A patch of clouds.
Patches of thin ice.
A fleck of red.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)dapple, fleck, maculation, patch, speckle

Mindre specifikke termermarking

Mere specifikke termerfacula, facula, fret, macula, macula, macule, mock sun, nebula, parhelion, pinpoint, plaque, speck, splash, sundog, sunspot, worn spot

6. spot (om kommunikation) a section of an entertainment that is assigned to a specific performer or performance

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey changed his spot on the program.

Mindre specifikke termersection, subdivision

7. spot (om genstand) a business establishment for entertainment

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningNight spot.

Mindre specifikke termerbusiness establishment, place of business

Mere specifikke termercabaret, clip joint, club, hot spot, hotspot, joint, night club, nightclub, nightspot

8. spot (om handling) a job in an organization

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe occupied a post in the treasury.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)berth, billet, office, place, position, post, situation

Mindre specifikke termerbusiness, job, line, line of work, occupation

Mere specifikke termeracademicianship, accountantship, admiralty, ambassadorship, apostleship, apprenticeship, associateship, attorneyship, bailiffship, baronetage, bishopry, cadetship, caliphate, captaincy, captainship, cardinalship, chair, chairmanship, chancellorship, chaplaincy, chaplainship, chieftaincy, chieftainship, clerkship, commandership, commandery, comptrollership, consulship, controllership, councillorship, councilorship, counsellorship, counselorship, curacy, curatorship, custodianship, deanery, deanship, directorship, discipleship, editorship, eldership, emirate, episcopate, fatherhood, fatherhood, feudal lordship, foremanship, generalcy, generalship, governorship, headship, headship, hot seat, incumbency, inspectorship, instructorship, internship, judgeship, judicature, khanate, lectureship, legateship, legation, legislatorship, librarianship, lieutenancy, magistracy, magistrature, managership, manhood, marshalship, mastership, mayoralty, messiahship, moderatorship, overlordship, pastorate, pastorship, peasanthood, plum, praetorship, precentorship, preceptorship, prefecture, prelacy, prelature, premiership, presidency, presidentship, primateship, principalship, priorship, proconsulate, proconsulship, proctorship, professorship, protectorship, public office, rabbinate, receivership, rectorate, rectorship, regency, residency, rulership, sainthood, secretaryship, seigneury, seigniory, senatorship, sinecure, solicitorship, speakership, stewardship, studentship, teachership, thaneship, throne, treasurership, tribuneship, trusteeship, vice-presidency, viceroyship, viziership, wardenship, wardership, womanhood

9. spot (om tilstand) a slight attack of illness

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe has a touch of rheumatism.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)touch

Mindre specifikke termerattack

10. spot (om mængde el. mål) a small piece or quantity of something

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA spot of tea.
A bit of paper.
A bit of lint.
I gave him a bit of my mind.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bit

Mindre specifikke termersmall indefinite amount, small indefinite quantity

11. spot (om kommunikation) a mark on a die or on a playing card (shape depending on the suit)

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)pip

Mindre specifikke termermark, marker, marking

Omfatter disse overordnede termerplaying card

12. spot (om genstand) a lamp that produces a strong beam of light to illuminate a restricted area; used to focus attention of a stage performer

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)spotlight

Mindre specifikke termerlamp

Tilhører disse overordnede termertheater light

13. spot (om genstand) a playing card with a specified number of pips on it to indicate its value

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAn eight-spot.

Mindre specifikke termerplaying card

Mere specifikke termereight, eight-spot, five, five-spot, four, four-spot, nine, nine-spot, seven, seven-spot, six, six-spot, ten, ten-spot

14. spot (om handling) an act that brings discredit to the person who does it

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe made a huge blot on his copybook.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)blot, smear, smirch, stain

Mindre specifikke termererror, fault, mistake

Engelsk udsagnsord: spot

1. spot (om opfattelse) catch sight of

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)descry, espy, spy

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

Mindre specifikke termersight, spy

2. spot (om opfattelse) detect with the senses

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe fleeing convicts were picked out of the darkness by the watchful prison guards.
I can't make out the faces in this photograph.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)discern, distinguish, make out, pick out, recognise, recognize, tell apart

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

Mere specifikke termerdiscriminate, resolve

Kan forårsagecomprehend, perceive

3. spot (om relation) mar or impair with a flaw

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHer face was blemished.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)blemish

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

Mindre specifikke termerbegrime, bemire, colly, dirty, grime, soil

4. spot (om relation) make a spot or mark onto

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe wine spotted the tablecloth.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)blob, blot, fleck

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

Mindre specifikke termerchange surface

Mere specifikke termerbespatter, bespeckle, defile, maculate, spatter, speckle, splotch, stain, sully, tarnish

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningstain

5. spot (om ændring) become spotted

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThis dress spots quickly.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s

Mindre specifikke termerchange

Mere specifikke termerfox, freckle

6. spot (om ændring) mark with a spot or spots so as to allow easy recognition

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningSpot the areas that one should clearly identify.

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

Mindre specifikke termermark

Mere specifikke termercloud, dapple, freckle, mottle

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