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Engelsk navneord: crab

1. crab (om dyr) decapod having eyes on short stalks and a broad flattened carapace with a small abdomen folded under the thorax and pincers

Mindre specifikke termerdecapod, decapod crustacean

Mere specifikke termerAlaska crab, Alaska king crab, Alaskan king crab, Cancer borealis, Cancer irroratus, Cancer magister, Dungeness crab, fiddler crab, hard-shell crab, Jonah crab, king crab, Menippe mercenaria, Paralithodes camtschatica, pea crab, rock crab, soft-shell crab, soft-shelled crab, spider crab, stone crab, swimming crab

Tilhører disse overordnede termerBrachyura, suborder Brachyura

2. crab (om person) a quarrelsome grouch

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)crabby person

Mindre specifikke termerchurl, crank, crosspatch, grouch, grump

3. Crab (om person) (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Cancer

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)Cancer

Mindre specifikke termerindividual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul

Overordnet emneområdeastrology, star divination

4. Crab (om sted) the fourth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about June 21 to July 22

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)Cancer, Cancer the Crab

Eksempler på forekomster af mindre specifikke termerhouse, mansion, planetary house, sign, sign of the zodiac, star sign

5. crab (om mad) the edible flesh of any of various crabs

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)crabmeat

Mindre specifikke termershellfish

Mere specifikke termerAlaska crab, Alaska king crab, Alaskan king crab, blue crab, crab legs, Dungeness crab, Japanese crab, king crab, soft-shell crab, soft-shelled crab, stone crab

Omfatter disse overordnede termercrab cocktail

6. crab (om dyr) a louse that infests the pubic region of the human body

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)crab louse, Phthirius pubis, pubic louse

Mindre specifikke termerlouse, sucking louse

Tilhører disse overordnede termergenus Phthirius, genus Phthirus, Phthirius, Phthirus

7. crab (om handling) a stroke of the oar that either misses the water or digs too deeply

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe caught a crab and lost the race.

Mindre specifikke termerrow, rowing

Engelsk udsagnsord: crab

1. crab (om bevægelse) direct (an aircraft) into a crosswind

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerchannelise, channelize, direct, guide, head, maneuver, manoeuver, manoeuvre, point, steer

Overordnet emneområdeair, air travel, aviation

2. crab (om bevægelse) scurry sideways like a crab

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

Mindre specifikke termerscamper, scurry, scuttle, skitter

3. crab (om konkurrence) fish for crab

Eksempler på anvendelseIn the summer they like to go out and crab

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

Mindre specifikke termerfish

4. crab (om kommunikation) complain

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWhat was he hollering about?.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)beef, bellyache, bitch, gripe, grouse, holler, squawk

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP.
Somebody ----s that CLAUSE

Mindre specifikke termercomplain, kick, kvetch, plain, quetch, sound off

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