Engelsk ordbog



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Engelsk navneord: gap

1. gap (om egenskab) a conspicuous disparity or difference as between two figures


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningGap between income and outgo.
The spread between lending and borrowing costs.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)spread


Mindre specifikke termerdisparity

2. gap (om ting) an open or empty space in or between things


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThere was a small opening between the trees.
The explosion made a gap in the wall.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)opening


Mindre specifikke termerspace


Mere specifikke termerbreach, chasm, cleft, crack, crevice, diastema, fissure, foramen, hiatus, hole, mouth, nodes of Ranvier, pocket, Ranvier's nodes, rent, rift, rip, scissure, snag, split, tear, window


Omfatter disse overordnede termerEarth's surface, surface

3. gap (om genstand) a narrow opening


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe opened the window a crack.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)crack


Mindre specifikke termeropening


Mere specifikke termerblank, lacuna, spark gap

4. gap (om ting) a pass between mountain peaks


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)col


Mindre specifikke termermountain pass, notch, pass


Mere specifikke termerwater gap, wind gap

5. gap (om kommunikation) a difference (especially an unfortunate difference) between two opinions or two views or two situations


Mindre specifikke termerconflict, difference, difference of opinion, dispute


Mere specifikke termergeneration gap

6. gap (om handling) an act of delaying or interrupting the continuity


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIt was presented without commercial breaks.
There was a gap in his account.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)break, disruption, interruption


Mindre specifikke termerdelay, holdup


Mere specifikke termerabruption, barracking, breaking off, cut-in, cut-in, heckling, insert, insert, interjection, interpellation, interpolation, interposition


Engelsk udsagnsord: gap

1. gap (om relation) make an opening or gap in


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)breach


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termeropen, open up









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