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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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