Engelsk ordbog



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Engelsk navneord: matter

1. matter (om erkendelse) a vaguely specified concern


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningSeveral matters to attend to.
It is none of your affair.
Things are going well.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)affair, thing


Mindre specifikke termerconcern


Mere specifikke termerleast

2. matter (om erkendelse) some situation or event that is thought about


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe kept drifting off the topic.
He had been thinking about the subject for several years.
It is a matter for the police.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)issue, subject, topic


Mindre specifikke termercognitive content, content, mental object


Mere specifikke termerarea, blind spot, remit, res adjudicata, res judicata

3. matter that which has mass and occupies space


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningPhysicists study both the nature of matter and the forces which govern it.


Mindre specifikke termerphysical entity


Mere specifikke termerantimatter, dark matter, deposit, emanation, fluid, glop, goo, gook, goop, guck, gunk, muck, ooze, residue, sediment, slime, sludge, solid, solute, substance, substance, system, vegetable matter, ylem

4. matter (om erkendelse) a problem


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIs anything the matter?.


Mindre specifikke termerproblem, trouble

5. matter (om egenskab) (used with negation) having consequence


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey were friends and it was no matter who won the games.


Mindre specifikke termerconsequence, import, moment

6. matter (om kommunikation) written works (especially in books or magazines)


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe always took some reading matter with him on the plane.


Mindre specifikke termerpiece of writing, writing, written material


Mere specifikke termeraddendum, back matter, dictation, end matter, front matter, hard copy, postscript, prelims, recitation, soft copy, supplement, text, text, textual matter, typescript


Engelsk udsagnsord: matter

1. matter (om tilstand) have weight; have import, carry weight


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIt does not matter much.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)count, weigh


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
It ----s that CLAUSE


Mindre specifikke termerbe


Mere specifikke termerpress, weigh









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