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Engelsk navneord: canvas

1. canvas (om genstand) a heavy, closely woven fabric (used for clothing or chairs or sails or tents)

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)canvass

Mindre specifikke termercloth, fabric, material, textile

Mere specifikke termertarp, tarpaulin

Vedrører disse specifikke termerhemp

2. canvas (om genstand) an oil painting on canvas fabric

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)canvass

Mindre specifikke termeroil painting

3. canvas (om tilstand) the setting for a narrative or fictional or dramatic account

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe crowded canvas of history.
The movie demanded a dramatic canvas of sound.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)canvass

Mindre specifikke termerbackground, scope, setting

4. canvas (om genstand) a tent made of canvas fabric

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)canvas tent, canvass

Mindre specifikke termercollapsible shelter, tent

Mere specifikke termerbig top, circus tent, field tent, round top, Sibley tent, top, wall tent

5. canvas (om genstand) a large piece of fabric (usually canvas fabric) by means of which wind is used to propel a sailing vessel

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)canvass, sail, sheet

Mindre specifikke termerpiece of cloth, piece of material

Mere specifikke termerballoon sail, crossjack, fore-and-aft sail, foresail, headsail, main-topsail, mainsail, mizzen course, press of canvas, press of sail, royal, save-all, skysail, square sail, topgallant, topgallant sail, topsail

Omfatter disse specifikke termerreef

Omfatter disse overordnede termersailing ship, sailing vessel

6. canvas (om genstand) the mat that forms the floor of the ring in which boxers or professional wrestlers compete

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe boxer picked himself up off the canvas.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)canvass

Mindre specifikke termergym mat, mat

Omfatter disse overordnede termerring

Engelsk udsagnsord: canvas

1. canvas (om adfærd) solicit votes from potential voters in an electoral campaign

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)canvass

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

Mindre specifikke termerbeg, solicit, tap

Mere specifikke termercircularize

2. canvas (om adfærd) get the opinions (of people) by asking specific questions

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)canvass, poll

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

Mindre specifikke termersurvey

Mere specifikke termercircularise, circularize

3. canvas (om relation) cover with canvas

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe canvassed the walls of her living room so as to conceal the ugly cracks.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termercover

4. canvas (om erkendelse) consider in detail and subject to an analysis in order to discover essential features or meaning

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAnalyze a sonnet by Shakespeare.
Analyze the evidence in a criminal trial.
Analyze your real motives.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)analyse, analyze, canvass, examine, study

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mere specifikke termeranatomize, appraise, assay, audit, check, check into, check out, check over, check up on, compare, consider, diagnose, diagnose, follow, go over, inspect, investigate, look at, look into, look into, name, reexamine, review, screen, scrutinise, scrutinize, sieve, sift, survey, survey, suss out, trace, view

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