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Engelsk tillægsord: mass

1. mass formed of separate units gathered into a mass or whole

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAggregate expenses include expenses of all divisions combined for the entire year.
The aggregated amount of indebtedness.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)aggregate, aggregated, aggregative

Termer med lignende betydningcollective

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)distributive

Engelsk navneord: mass

1. mass (om egenskab) the property of a body that causes it to have weight in a gravitational field

Mindre specifikke termerfundamental measure, fundamental quantity, physical property

Mere specifikke termeratomic mass, atomic weight, biomass, body, bulk, critical mass, gravitational mass, inertial mass, mass defect, mass deficiency, mass energy, molecular weight, relative atomic mass, relative molecular mass, relativistic mass, rest mass

2. mass (om mængde el. mål) (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA batch of letters.
A deal of trouble.
A lot of money.
He made a mint on the stock market.
See the rest of the winners in our huge passel of photos.
It must have cost plenty.
A slew of journalists.
A wad of money.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)batch, deal, flock, good deal, great deal, hatful, heap, lot, mess, mickle, mint, mountain, muckle, passel, peck, pile, plenty, pot, quite a little, raft, sight, slew, spate, stack, tidy sum, wad

Mindre specifikke termerlarge indefinite amount, large indefinite quantity

Mere specifikke termerdeluge, flood, haymow, inundation, torrent

3. mass (om gruppe) an ill-structured collection of similar things (objects or people)

Mindre specifikke termeraccumulation, aggregation, assemblage, collection

Mere specifikke termerlogjam, shock

4. Mass (om handling) (Roman Catholic Church and Protestant Churches) the celebration of the Eucharist

Mindre specifikke termerreligious ceremony, religious ritual

Mere specifikke termerHigh Mass, Low Mass, Requiem

Overordnet emneområdeChurch of Rome, Protestant, Protestant Church, Roman Catholic, Roman Catholic Church, Roman Church, Western Church

5. mass (om ting) a body of matter without definite shape

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA huge ice mass.

Mindre specifikke termerbody

Mere specifikke termercoprolith, drift, faecalith, fecalith, mat, mush, pulp, stercolith

6. mass (om gruppe) the common people generally

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningSeparate the warriors from the mass.
Power to the people.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)hoi polloi, masses, multitude, people, the great unwashed

Mindre specifikke termergroup, grouping

Mere specifikke termeraudience, followers, following, laity, temporalty

7. mass (om egenskab) the property of something that is great in magnitude

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIt is cheaper to buy it in bulk.
He received a mass of correspondence.
The volume of exports.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bulk, volume

Mindre specifikke termermagnitude

Mere specifikke termerdollar volume, turnover

8. Mass (om kommunikation) a musical setting for a Mass

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey played a Mass composed by Beethoven.

Mindre specifikke termerchurch music, religious music

Mere specifikke termerRequiem

Omfatter disse overordnede termerHigh Mass

9. Mass (om kommunikation) a sequence of prayers constituting the Christian Eucharistic rite

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe priest said Mass.

Mindre specifikke termerprayer

Engelsk udsagnsord: mass

1. mass (om bevægelse) join together into a mass or collect or form a mass

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningCrowds were massing outside the palace.

Eksempler på anvendelseThe crowds mass in the streets

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP

Mindre specifikke termercrowd, crowd together

Mere specifikke termerpress

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