Engelsk ordbog

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Engelsk navneord: mess

1. mess (om tilstand) a state of confusion and disorderliness

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe house was a mess.
She smoothed the mussiness of the bed.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)messiness, muss, mussiness

Mindre specifikke termerdisorder, disorderliness

2. mess (om tilstand) informal terms for a difficult situation

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe got into a terrible fix.
He made a muddle of his marriage.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)fix, hole, jam, kettle of fish, muddle, pickle

Mindre specifikke termerdifficulty

Mere specifikke termerdog's breakfast, dog's dinner

3. mess (om mad) soft semiliquid food

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA mess of porridge.

Mindre specifikke termeraliment, alimentation, nourishment, nutriment, nutrition, sustenance, victuals

4. mess (om mad) a meal eaten in a mess hall by service personnel

Mindre specifikke termermeal, repast

5. mess (om genstand) a (large) military dining room where service personnel eat or relax

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)mess hall

Mindre specifikke termerdining room, dining-room

Mere specifikke termerofficer's mess

Omfatter disse specifikke termertraining table

Overordnet emneområdearmed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine

6. mess (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, mass, 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

Engelsk udsagnsord: mess

1. mess (om forbrug, indtagelse el. anvendelse) eat in a mess hall

Eksempler på anvendelseSam and Sue mess

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s

Mindre specifikke termereat

Overordnet emneområdearmed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine

2. mess (om ændring) make a mess of or create disorder in

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe messed up his room.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)mess up

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerdisarray, disorder

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