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Engelsk navneord: rat

1. rat (om dyr) any of various long-tailed rodents similar to but larger than a mouse

Mindre specifikke termergnawer, rodent

Mere specifikke termerbandicoot rat, black rat, brown rat, jerboa rat, mole rat, Norway rat, Oryzomys palustris, pocket rat, Rattus norvegicus, Rattus rattus, rice rat, roof rat

2. rat (om person) someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)blackleg, scab, strikebreaker

Mindre specifikke termerworker

3. rat (om person) a person who is deemed to be despicable or contemptible

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningOnly a rotter would do that.
Kill the rat.
Throw the bum out.
You cowardly little pukes!.
The British call a contemptible person a `git'.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bum, crumb, dirty dog, git, lowlife, puke, rotter, scum bag, skunk, so-and-so, stinker, stinkpot

Mindre specifikke termerdisagreeable person, unpleasant person

4. rat (om person) one who reveals confidential information in return for money

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)betrayer, blabber, informer, squealer

Mindre specifikke termerinformant, source

Mere specifikke termercanary, copper's nark, fink, grass, nark, sneak, sneaker, snitch, snitcher, stool pigeon, stoolie, stoolpigeon, supergrass

5. rat (om genstand) a pad (usually made of hair) worn as part of a woman's coiffure

Mindre specifikke termerpad

Omfatter disse overordnede termercoif, coiffure, hair style, hairdo, hairstyle

Engelsk udsagnsord: rat

1. rat (om adfærd) desert one's party or group of friends, for example, for one's personal advantage

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termerdefect, desert

2. rat (om adfærd) employ scabs or strike breakers in

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termeremploy, engage, hire

Overordnet emneområdeindustry, manufacture

3. rat (om adfærd) take the place of work of someone on strike

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)blackleg, fink, scab

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s

Mindre specifikke termerdo work, work

4. rat (om relation) give (hair) the appearance of being fuller by using a rat

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerfill out, pad

5. rat (om relation) catch rats, especially with dogs

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s

Mindre specifikke termercapture, catch

6. rat (om kommunikation) give away information about somebody

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe told on his classmate who had cheated on the exam.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)betray, denounce, give away, grass, shit, shop, snitch, stag, tell on

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

Mindre specifikke termerinform

Mere specifikke termersell out

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