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Engelsk tillægsord: surface

1. surface on the surface


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningSurface materials of the moon.


Termer med lignende betydningaboveground, grade-constructed, opencast, opencut


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)overhead, subsurface


Engelsk navneord: surface

1. surface (om genstand) the outer boundary of an artifact or a material layer constituting or resembling such a boundary


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThere is a special cleaner for these surfaces.
The cloth had a pattern of red dots on a white surface.


Mindre specifikke termerartefact, artifact


Mere specifikke termerbed, board, face, gameboard, ground, horizontal surface, Klein bottle, level, meniscus, miter, mitre, Mobius strip, plaster, plasterwork, projection screen, screen, side, silver screen, skin, spandrel, spandril, superficies, tread, vertical surface, work surface

2. surface (om sted) the extended two-dimensional outer boundary of a three-dimensional object


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey skimmed over the surface of the water.
A brush small enough to clean every dental surface.
The sun has no distinct surface.


Mindre specifikke termerbound, boundary, bounds


Mere specifikke termercelestial sphere, empyrean, end, exterior, face, firmament, hard palate, heavens, inside, interface, interior, outside, palate, photosphere, roof of the mouth, side, sphere, substrate, substratum, vault of heaven, wave front, wavefront, welkin

3. surface (om ting) the outermost level of the land or sea


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningEarthquakes originate far below the surface.
Three quarters of the Earth's surface is covered by water.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)Earth's surface


Mindre specifikke termerlayer


Mere specifikke termerfloor, floor


Omfatter disse specifikke termerbody of water, gap, opening, water


Omfatter disse overordnede termergeosphere, lithosphere

4. surface (om erkendelse) a superficial aspect as opposed to the real nature of something


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIt was not what it appeared to be on the surface.


Mindre specifikke termeraspect, facet

5. surface (om erkendelse) information that has become public


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAll the reports were out in the open.
The facts had been brought to the surface.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)open


Mindre specifikke termergeneral knowledge, public knowledge

6. surface (om genstand) a device that provides reactive force when in motion relative to the surrounding air; can lift or control a plane in flight


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)aerofoil, airfoil, control surface


Mindre specifikke termerdevice


Mere specifikke termeraileron, elevator, flap, flaps, horizontal stabiliser, horizontal stabilizer, rotary wing, rotor blade, rudder, spoiler, spoiler, stabilizer, tailplane, vertical tail, wing


Omfatter disse specifikke termerleading edge, trailing edge


Engelsk udsagnsord: surface

1. surface (om bevægelse) come to the surface


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)come up, rise, rise up


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s


Mindre specifikke termerascend, go up


Mere specifikke termerbubble up, emerge, intumesce, resurface, swell, well

2. surface (om relation) put a coat on; cover the surface of; furnish with a surface


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningCoat the cake with chocolate.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)coat


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


Mindre specifikke termercover


Mere specifikke termeranodise, anodize, blacktop, bonderise, bonderize, brush on, cement, copper, crumb, daub, dredge, egg, encrust, enrobe, finish, foliate, galvanise, galvanize, gelatinize, glaze, grit, incrust, macadamise, macadamize, metal, metalize, metallize, paint, patinate, patinise, patinize, pave, plaster, plate, platinize, porcelainize, refinish, render, resurface, rubber, rubberise, rubberize, seal, size, skim, skimcoat, soot, stucco, tar, tarmac, varnish, zinc

3. surface (om ændring) appear or become visible; make a showing


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe turned up at the funeral.
I hope the list key is going to surface again.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)come on, come out, show up, turn up


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


Mindre specifikke termerappear









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