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Engelsk navneord: letter

1. letter (om kommunikation) a written message addressed to a person or organization


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningMailed an indignant letter to the editor.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)missive


Mindre specifikke termerdocument, text, textual matter


Mere specifikke termeraerogram, aerogramme, air letter, airmail letter, business letter, chain letter, cover letter, covering letter, crank letter, dead letter, dead mail, encyclical, encyclical letter, epistle, fan letter, form letter, invitation, letter of intent, open letter, pastoral, personal letter, round robin


Omfatter disse specifikke termeraddress, destination, line, name and address, postscript, PS


Omfatter disse overordnede termercorrespondence, mail

2. letter (om kommunikation) the conventional characters of the alphabet used to represent speech


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis grandmother taught him his letters.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)alphabetic character, letter of the alphabet


Mindre specifikke termercharacter, grapheme, graphic symbol


Mere specifikke termerA, aleph, alpha, ascender, ayin, B, beta, beth, block capital, block letter, C, chi, consonant, D, daleth, delta, descender, digram, digraph, double-u, E, epsilon, eta, ex, ezed, F, G, gamma, gimel, H, he, heth, I, initial, iota, izzard, J, K, kaph, kappa, khi, L, lambda, lamedh, M, mem, mu, N, nu, nun, O, omega, omicron, P, pe, phi, pi, polyphone, polyphonic letter, psi, Q, qoph, R, resh, rho, S, sadhe, samekh, shin, sigma, sin, T, tau, taw, teth, theta, U, upsilon, V, vowel, W, waw, wye, X, xi, Y, yodh, Z, zayin, zed, zee, zeta


Omfatter disse overordnede termerspelling


Tilhører disse overordnede termeralphabet

3. letter (om person) owner who lets another person use something (housing usually) for hire


Mindre specifikke termerowner, proprietor

4. letter (om kommunikation) a strictly literal interpretation (as distinct from the intention)


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe followed instructions to the letter.
He obeyed the letter of the law.


Mindre specifikke termerliteral interpretation

5. letter (om kommunikation) an award earned by participation in a school sport


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe won letters in three sports.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)varsity letter


Mindre specifikke termeraccolade, award, honor, honour, laurels


Engelsk udsagnsord: letter

1. letter (om forhold) win an athletic letter


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


Mindre specifikke termerearn, garner

2. letter (om tilvejebringelse) set down or print with letters


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerimpress, print

3. letter (om tilvejebringelse) mark letters on or mark with letters


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerwrite









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