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Engelsk tillægsord: principal

1. principal most important element


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe chief aim of living.
The main doors were of solid glass.
The principal rivers of America.
The principal example.
Policemen were primary targets.
The master bedroom.
A master switch.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)chief, main, master, primary


Termer med lignende betydningimportant, of import


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)unimportant


Engelsk navneord: principal

1. principal (om forhold) the original amount of a debt on which interest is calculated


Mindre specifikke termerdebt


Omfatter disse overordnede termerloan

2. principal (om person) the educator who has executive authority for a school


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe sent unruly pupils to see the principal.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)head, head teacher, school principal


Mindre specifikke termereducator, pedagog, pedagogue


Mere specifikke termerchancellor, headmaster, headmistress, master, schoolmaster

3. principal (om person) an actor who plays a principal role


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)lead, star


Mindre specifikke termeractor, histrion, player, role player, thespian


Mere specifikke termerco-star, film star, idol, matinee idol, movie star, television star, TV star

4. principal (om forhold) capital as contrasted with the income derived from it


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)corpus, principal sum


Mindre specifikke termercapital

5. principal (om person) (criminal law) any person involved in a criminal offense, regardless of whether the person profits from such involvement


Mindre specifikke termeroffender, wrongdoer


Mere specifikke termercriminal, crook, felon, malefactor, outlaw


Overordnet emneområdecriminal law

6. principal (om person) the major party to a financial transaction at a stock exchange; buys and sells for his own account


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)dealer


Mindre specifikke termerfinancier, moneyman


Mere specifikke termerbroker-dealer









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