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Engelsk navneord: trail

1. trail (om ting) a track or mark left by something that has passed

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThere as a trail of blood.
A tear left its trail on her cheek.

Mindre specifikke termercourse, path, track

Mere specifikke termerslot, spoor

2. trail (om genstand) a path or track roughly blazed through wild or hilly country

Mindre specifikke termercart track, cartroad, track

Mere specifikke termercattle trail, deer trail, horse-trail, Indian trail, mountain trail, ski run, ski trail

Eksempler på forekomster af mere specifikke termerIditarod Trail, Santa Fe Trail

3. trail (om erkendelse) evidence pointing to a possible solution

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe police are following a promising lead.
The trail led straight to the perpetrator.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)lead, track

Mindre specifikke termerevidence, grounds

Engelsk udsagnsord: trail

1. trail (om bevægelse) to lag or linger behind

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningBut in so many other areas we still are dragging.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)drag, drop back, drop behind, get behind, hang back

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

Mindre specifikke termerdawdle, fall back, fall behind, lag

2. trail (om bevægelse) go after with the intent to catch

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe policeman chased the mugger down the alley.
The dog chased the rabbit.

Eksempler på anvendelseThey trail the car down the avenue

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)chase, chase after, dog, give chase, go after, tag, tail, track

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termerfollow, pursue

Mere specifikke termerhound, hunt, quest, run down, trace, tree

3. trail (om bevægelse) move, proceed, or walk draggingly or slowly

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningJohn trailed behind his class mates.
The Mercedes trailed behind the horse cart.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)shack

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Something is ----ing PP

Mindre specifikke termergo, locomote, move, travel

4. trail (om relation) hang down so as to drag along the ground

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe bride's veiled trailed along the ground.

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

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningtrail, train

5. trail (om relation) drag loosely along a surface; allow to sweep the ground

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe toddler was trailing his pants.
She trained her long scarf behind her.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)train

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerdrag

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningtrail

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