Engelsk ordbog



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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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