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Engelsk navneord: soil

1. soil (om tilstand) the state of being covered with unclean things


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)dirt, filth, grease, grime, grunge, stain


Mindre specifikke termerdirtiness, uncleanness

2. soil (om masse el. substans) the part of the earth's surface consisting of humus and disintegrated rock


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)dirt


Mindre specifikke termerearth, ground


Mere specifikke termeralluvial soil, bog soil, bole, boulder clay, caliche, clay, clay, clunch, desert soil, desertic soil, fuller's earth, gilgai soil, gumbo, gumbo soil, hardpan, humus, Indian red, indurated clay, laterite, loam, loess, marl, mold, mould, mud, podsol, podsol soil, podsolic soil, podzol, podzol soil, prairie soil, regosol, residual clay, residual soil, sand, sedimentary clay, silt, subsoil, surface soil, till, topsoil, tundra soil, undersoil, wiesenboden

3. soil (om ting) material in the top layer of the surface of the earth in which plants can grow (especially with reference to its quality or use)


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe land had never been plowed.
Good agricultural soil.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)ground, land


Mindre specifikke termerobject, physical object


Mere specifikke termerbadlands, bottom, bottomland, coastland, cultivated land, farmland, greensward, overburden, permafrost, ploughland, plowland, polder, rangeland, scablands, sod, sward, tillage, tilled land, tilth, turf, wetland

4. soil (om sted) the geographical area under the jurisdiction of a sovereign state


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAmerican troops were stationed on Japanese soil.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)territory


Mindre specifikke termergeographic area, geographic region, geographical area, geographical region


Engelsk udsagnsord: soil

1. soil (om relation) make soiled, filthy, or dirty


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningDon't soil your clothes when you play outside!.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)begrime, bemire, colly, dirty, grime


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


Mindre specifikke termeralter, change, modify


Mere specifikke termerblemish, contaminate, crock, foul, foul, mire, muck, muck up, mud, muddy, muddy up, pollute, slime, smear, splash, spot


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)clean, make clean









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