Engelsk ordbok

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Engelsk substantiv: activity

1. activity (om handling) any specific behavior

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey avoided all recreational activity.

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkact, deed, human action, human activity

Mere spesifikke uttrykkacting, activating, activation, actus reus, aid, animation, assist, assistance, attempt, bag, behavior, behavior, behaviour, behaviour, burst, business, buzz, calibration, ceremony, ceremony, committal to writing, concealing, concealment, conduct, continuance, continuation, control, creation, creative activity, cup of tea, deeds, delectation, demand, didactics, disassembly, dish, dismantlement, dismantling, dissipation, disturbance, diversion, doings, domesticity, education, educational activity, effort, emplacement, employment, endeavor, endeavour, energizing, enjoyment, exercise, fit, follow-up, followup, fun, game, grooming, grouping, hell, help, hiding, hunt, hunting, instruction, job, lamentation, last, laughter, leadership, leading, line, line of work, liveliness, locating, location, market, market place, marketplace, measure, measurement, measuring, mensuration, military operation, misconduct, mourning, music, mystification, negotiation, obfuscation, occupation, occupation, operation, operation, operation, organisation, organization, outlet, pattern, pedagogy, performing, perturbation, placement, play, playacting, playing, pleasure, politics, position, positioning, practice, precedence, precedency, precession, preparation, preparation, procedure, process, protection, provision, puncture, readying, recreation, release, representation, role, search, sensory activity, service, sin, solo, space walk, standardisation, standardization, supply, supplying, support, support, supporting, teaching, timekeeping, training, try, turn, usage, use, utilisation, utilization, variance, variation, vent, verbalisation, verbalization, waste, wastefulness, work, works, worship, writing, wrongdoing, wrongful conduct

Uttrykk med motsatt betydning (antonymer)inactivity

2. activity (om tilstand) the state of being active

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis sphere of activity.
He is out of action.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)action, activeness

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkstate

Mere spesifikke uttrykkagency, behavior, behaviour, busyness, eructation, eruption, extravasation, hum, operation, overdrive, play, swing

Kjennetegner disse uttrykkeneactive

Uttrykk med motsatt betydning (antonymer)inaction, inactiveness, inactivity

3. activity (om prosess) an organic process that takes place in the body

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningRespiratory activity.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)bodily function, bodily process, body process

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkbiological process, organic process

Mere spesifikke uttrykkablactation, anastalsis, breath, breathing, consumption, control, crying, diaphoresis, discharge, emission, expectoration, expelling, external respiration, festering, healing, hidrosis, hypostasis, ingestion, insemination, intake, lachrymation, lacrimation, lactation, maturation, opsonisation, opsonization, overactivity, peristalsis, perspiration, phagocytosis, pinocytosis, placentation, psilosis, reaction, respiration, respiration, response, sex, sex activity, sexual activity, sexual practice, sleeping, sudation, suppuration, sweating, tanning, tearing, tears, transpiration, uptake, ventilation, vermiculation, watering, weeping

4. activity (om tilstand) (chemistry) the capacity of a substance to take part in a chemical reaction

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningCatalytic activity.

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkcapability, capacity

Overordnet kategorichemical science, chemistry

5. activity (om prosess) a process existing in or produced by nature (rather than by the intent of human beings)

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe action of natural forces.
Volcanic activity.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)action, natural action, natural process

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkphysical process, process

Mere spesifikke uttrykkabsorption, acidification, adiabatic process, aeration, antiredeposition, capture, capture, cataphoresis, centrifugation, chemical action, chemical change, chemical process, chromatography, clotting, coagulation, concretion, condensation, convection, curdling, curing, decay, demagnetisation, demagnetization, desorption, dielectrolysis, diffusion, disintegration, dissolution, distillation, distillment, drift, ecesis, ecological succession, effervescence, electrophoresis, establishment, extinction, extraction, feedback, filtration, flocculation, flow, formation, fossilisation, fossilization, geologic process, geological process, hardening, inactivation, ion exchange, ionisation, ionization, ionophoresis, leach, leaching, magnetic induction, magnetisation, magnetization, materialisation, materialization, natural selection, nuclear reaction, opacification, oscillation, oxygenation, pair creation, pair formation, pair production, phase change, phase transition, physical change, precession of the equinoxes, radiation, release, rigidification, rigidifying, saltation, scattering, selection, sericulture, set, sink, soak, soakage, soaking, softening, solidification, solidifying, sorption, source, state change, stiffening, stimulation, succession, survival, survival of the fittest, synergism, synergy, temperature change, transduction, transpiration, vitrification

6. activity (om egenskap) the trait of being active; moving or acting rapidly and energetically

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe level of activity declines with age.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)activeness

Mindre spesifikke uttrykktrait

Mere spesifikke uttrykkanimation, brio, dynamism, invigoration, oomph, pizzaz, pizzazz, spiritedness, vivification, zing

Kjennetegner disse uttrykkeneactive, active, inactive

Uttrykk med motsatt betydning (antonymer)inertia, inactiveness, inactivity

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