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Engelsk navneord: stuff

1. stuff (om masse el. substans) the tangible substance that goes into the makeup of a physical object


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningCoal is a hard black material.
Wheat is the stuff they use to make bread.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)material


Mindre specifikke termersubstance


Mere specifikke termerabradant, abrasive, abrasive material, adhesive, adhesive agent, adhesive material, aggregate, ammunition, animal material, atom, ballast, bedding, bedding material, bimetal, builder, chemical, chemical substance, color, coloring material, colour, colouring material, composite material, conductor, contaminant, contamination, corpuscle, detergent builder, detritus, diamagnet, dielectric, discharge, dust, earth, elastomer, emission, fiber, fibre, fill, filling, floc, floccule, fluff, foam, ground, HAZMAT, homogenate, humate, impregnation, insulator, litter, mineral, molecule, mote, nonconductor, packing, packing material, paper, particle, particulate, particulate matter, plant material, plant substance, precursor, radioactive material, raw material, rind, rock, sealing material, sorbate, sorbent, sorbent material, speck, staple, stone, thickener, thickening, toner, translucent substance, transparent substance, undercut, vernix, vernix caseosa, wad, wadding, waste, waste material, waste matter, waste product

2. stuff (om genstand) miscellaneous unspecified objects


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe trunk was full of stuff.


Mindre specifikke termerobject, physical object


Mere specifikke termerdoodad, doohickey, doojigger, etcetera, gimmick, gismo, gizmo, gubbins, sundries, thingamabob, thingamajig, thingmabob, thingmajig, thingumabob, thingumajig, thingummy, whatchamacallit, whatchamacallum, whatsis, widget

3. stuff (om forhold) informal terms for personal possessions


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningDid you take all your clobber?.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)clobber


Mindre specifikke termerpersonal estate, personal property, personalty, private property

4. stuff (om kommunikation) senseless talk


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningDon't give me that stuff.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)hooey, poppycock, stuff and nonsense


Mindre specifikke termerbunk, hokum, meaninglessness, nonsense, nonsensicality


Overordnet anvendelseargot, cant, jargon, lingo, patois, slang, vernacular

5. stuff (om egenskab) unspecified qualities required to do or be something


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe stuff of heros.
You don't have the stuff to be a United States Marine.


Mindre specifikke termerquality

6. stuff (om kommunikation) information in some unspecified form


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIt was stuff I had heard before.
There's good stuff in that book.


Mindre specifikke termerinfo, information

7. stuff (om erkendelse) a critically important or characteristic component


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningSuspense is the very stuff of narrative.


Mindre specifikke termercenter, centre, core, essence, gist, heart, heart and soul, inwardness, kernel, marrow, meat, nitty-gritty, nub, pith, substance, sum


Engelsk udsagnsord: stuff

1. stuff (om relation) cram into a cavity


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe child stuffed candy into his pockets.


Eksempler på anvendelseThey stuff the cart with boxes


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s something PP.
Somebody ----s something with something


Mindre specifikke termercram


Mere specifikke termerchock up, cram, fill out, jam, jampack, overstuff, pad, ram, wad

2. stuff (om bevægelse) press or force


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningStuff money into an envelope.
She thrust the letter into his hand.


Eksempler på anvendelseThey stuff the books into the box


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)shove, squeeze, thrust


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody PP.
Somebody ----s something PP


Mindre specifikke termerforce, push

3. stuff (om relation) obstruct


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningMy nose is all stuffed.
Her arteries are blocked.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)block, choke up, lug


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


Mindre specifikke termerback up, choke, choke off, clog, clog up, congest, foul


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)loosen up, unstuff

4. stuff (om forbrug, indtagelse el. anvendelse) overeat or eat immodestly; make a pig of oneself


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe stuffed herself at the dinner.
The kids binged on ice cream.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)binge, englut, engorge, glut, gorge, gormandise, gormandize, gourmandize, ingurgitate, overeat, overgorge, overindulge, pig out, satiate, scarf out


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s PP


Mindre specifikke termereat

5. stuff (om ændring) treat with grease, fill, and prepare for mounting


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningStuff a bearskin.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerimpregnate, saturate


Kan forårsagetan

6. stuff (om ændring) fill tightly with a material


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningStuff a pillow with feathers.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s something PP.
Somebody ----s something with something


Mindre specifikke termerfill, fill up, make full


Mere specifikke termercork


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningfarce, stuff

7. stuff (om ændring) fill with a stuffing while cooking


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHave you stuffed the turkey yet?.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)farce


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s something PP.
Somebody ----s something with something


Mindre specifikke termerfill, fill up, make full


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningstuff


Overordnet emneområdecookery, cooking, preparation









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