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Engelsk navneord: shaft

1. shaft (om kommunikation) a line that forms the length of an arrow pointer

Mindre specifikke termerline

Omfatter disse overordnede termerarrow, pointer

2. shaft (om kommunikation) an aggressive remark directed at a person like a missile and intended to have a telling effect

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis parting shot was `drop dead'.
She threw shafts of sarcasm.
She takes a dig at me every chance she gets.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)barb, dig, gibe, jibe, shot, slam

Mindre specifikke termercomment, input, remark

Mere specifikke termercheap shot

3. shaft (om genstand) a long rod or pole (especially the handle of an implement or the body of a weapon like a spear or arrow)

Mindre specifikke termerrod

Mere specifikke termeraxle, thill

4. shaft (om fænomen) a column of light (as from a beacon)

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)beam, beam of light, irradiation, light beam, ray, ray of light, shaft of light

Mindre specifikke termerlight, visible light, visible radiation

Mere specifikke termerheat ray, high beam, laser beam, low beam, moon ray, moon-ray, moonbeam, sunbeam, sunray

5. shaft (i anatomi) the main (mid) section of a long bone

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)diaphysis

Mindre specifikke termerlong bone, os longum

6. shaft (i anatomi) obscene terms for penis

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)cock, dick, pecker, peter, prick, putz, tool

Mindre specifikke termermember, penis, phallus

Overordnet anvendelsedirty word, filth, obscenity, smut, vulgarism

7. shaft (om genstand) a long pointed rod used as a tool or weapon

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)lance, spear

Mindre specifikke termerarm, weapon, weapon system

Mere specifikke termerassagai, assegai, javelin, trident

Omfatter disse specifikke termerbarb, spear-point, spearhead, spearpoint

8. shaft (om genstand) a vertical passageway through a building (as for an elevator)

Mindre specifikke termerpassageway

Mere specifikke termerelevator shaft, ventilation shaft, well

Omfatter disse overordnede termerbuilding, edifice

9. shaft (om genstand) (architecture) upright consisting of the vertical part of a column

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)scape

Mindre specifikke termerupright, vertical

Omfatter disse overordnede termercolumn, pillar

Overordnet emneområdearchitecture

10. shaft (om genstand) a long vertical passage sunk into the earth, as for a mine or tunnel

Mindre specifikke termerpassage

Mere specifikke termerair shaft, air well, downcast

Omfatter disse overordnede termermine, tunnel

11. shaft (om genstand) a revolving rod that transmits power or motion

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)rotating shaft

Mindre specifikke termerrod

Mere specifikke termerarbor, camshaft, crankshaft, driveshaft, mandrel, mandril, spindle, transmission shaft

Omfatter disse overordnede termerrotating mechanism

12. shaft (om dyr) the hollow spine of a feather

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)calamus, quill

Mindre specifikke termerrib

Omfatter disse overordnede termerfeather, plumage, plume

Engelsk udsagnsord: shaft

1. shaft (om forhold) equip with a shaft

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerequip, fit, fit out, outfit

2. shaft (om konkurrence) defeat someone through trickery or deceit

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)cheat, chicane, chouse, jockey, screw

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

Mindre specifikke termerbeat, beat out, crush, shell, trounce, vanquish

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