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1. word (om kommunikation) a unit of language that native speakers can identify


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWords are the blocks from which sentences are made.
He hardly said ten words all morning.


Mindre specifikke termerlanguage unit, linguistic unit


Mere specifikke termeranagram, anaphor, antonym, back-formation, catchword, charade, classifier, closed-class word, cognate, cognate word, coinage, content word, contraction, deictic, deictic word, derivative, descriptor, diminutive, dirty word, dissyllable, disyllable, equivalent word, form, four-letter Anglo-Saxon word, four-letter word, function word, guide word, guideword, hapax legomenon, head, head word, headword, heteronym, holonym, homonym, hybrid, hypernym, hyponym, key word, language, loan, loan-blend, loanblend, loanword, logical quantifier, manner name, meronym, metonym, monosyllabic word, monosyllable, neologism, neology, nomenclature, nonce word, open-class word, opposite, opposite word, oxytone, palindrome, paroxytone, part name, partitive, polysemant, polysemantic word, polysemous word, polysyllabic word, polysyllable, primitive, proparoxytone, quantifier, quantifier, reduplication, retronym, signifier, spoken word, subordinate, subordinate word, substantive, superordinate, superordinate word, syncategorem, syncategoreme, synonym, term, terminology, trisyllable, troponym, vocable, whole name, word form, written word


Omfatter disse specifikke termeraffix, syllable

2. word (om kommunikation) a brief statement


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe didn't say a word about it.


Mindre specifikke termerstatement

3. word (om kommunikation) information about recent and important events


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey awaited news of the outcome.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)intelligence, news, tidings


Mindre specifikke termerinfo, information


Mere specifikke termergood word, latest, update

4. word (om kommunikation) a verbal command for action


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWhen I give the word, charge!.


Mindre specifikke termerorder

5. word (om kommunikation) an exchange of views on some topic


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe had a good discussion.
We had a word or two about it.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)discussion, give-and-take


Mindre specifikke termerlanguage, oral communication, speech, speech communication, spoken communication, spoken language, voice communication


Mere specifikke termerargument, argumentation, conference, debate, deliberation, dialogue, group discussion, negotiation, panel discussion, post-mortem, postmortem, public discussion, talks, ventilation

6. word (om kommunikation) a promise


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe gave his word.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)parole, word of honor


Mindre specifikke termerpromise

7. word (om mængde el. mål) a word is a string of bits stored in computer memory


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningLarge computers use words up to 64 bits long.


Mindre specifikke termercomputer memory unit


Omfatter disse specifikke termerbyte


Omfatter disse overordnede termerK, kB, KiB, kibibyte, kilobyte

8. Word (om person) the divine word of God; the second person in the Trinity (incarnate in Jesus)


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)Logos, Son


Eksempler på forekomster af mindre specifikke termerhypostasis, hypostasis of Christ


Eksempler på forekomster af mere specifikke termerChrist, Deliverer, Good Shepherd, Jesus, Jesus Christ, Jesus of Nazareth, Messiah, Redeemer, Savior, Saviour, the Nazarene

9. word (om kommunikation) a secret word or phrase known only to a restricted group


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe forgot the password.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)countersign, parole, password, watchword


Mindre specifikke termerarcanum, positive identification, secret

10. Word (om kommunikation) the sacred writings of the Christian religions


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe went to carry the Word to the heathen.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)Bible, Book, Christian Bible, Good Book, Holy Scripture, Holy Writ, Scripture, Word of God


Mindre specifikke termerreligious text, religious writing, sacred text, sacred writing


Mere specifikke termerfamily Bible


Eksempler på forekomster af mere specifikke termerAmerican Revised Version, American Standard Version, Authorized Version, Douay Bible, Douay Version, Douay-Rheims Bible, Douay-Rheims Version, King James Bible, King James Version, New English Bible, Revised Standard Version, Revised Version, Rheims-Douay Bible, Rheims-Douay Version, Vulgate


Omfatter disse specifikke termerNew Testament, Old Testament, Testament, text


Indenfor samme emneområdecovenant, demythologise, demythologize, eisegesis, exegesis, Gabriel, Noachian deluge, Noah and the Flood, Noah's flood, the Flood


Engelsk udsagnsord: word

1. word (om kommunikation) put into words or an expression


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe formulated his concerns to the board of trustees.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)articulate, formulate, give voice, phrase


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerevince, express, show


Mere specifikke termerask, cast, couch, dogmatise, dogmatize, formularise, formularize, frame, lexicalise, lexicalize, put, redact









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