Engelsk ordbok

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Engelsk substantiv: delivery

1. delivery (om handling) the act of delivering or distributing something (as goods or mail)

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis reluctant delivery of bad news.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)bringing

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkconveyance, transfer, transferral, transport, transportation

Mere spesifikke uttrykkairdrop, consignment, handing over, passage, post, service, service of process, serving

2. delivery (om begivenhet) the event of giving birth

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe had a difficult delivery.

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkbirth, nascence, nascency, nativity

3. delivery (om kommunikasjon) your characteristic style or manner of expressing yourself orally

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis manner of speaking was quite abrupt.
Her speech was barren of southernisms.
I detected a slight accent in his speech.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)manner of speaking, speech

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkexpressive style, style

Mere spesifikke uttrykkaddress, catch, elocution, inflection, inflection, modulation, prosody, shibboleth, tone, tone of voice, tongue

Omfatter disse overordnede uttrykkeneparalanguage, paralinguistic communication

4. delivery (om handling) the voluntary transfer of something (title or possession) from one party to another

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)legal transfer, livery

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkconveyance, conveyance of title, conveyancing, conveying

Mere spesifikke uttrykkbailment, surrender

5. delivery (om handling) (baseball) the act of throwing a baseball by a pitcher to a batter

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)pitch

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkthrow

Mere spesifikke uttrykkbalk, ball, beanball, beaner, bender, breaking ball, bullet, change-of-pace, change-of-pace ball, change-up, curve, curve ball, duster, fastball, heater, hummer, knuckleball, knuckler, off-speed pitch, overhand pitch, passed ball, screwball, sinker, smoke, spitball, spitter, strike, submarine ball, submarine pitch, wild pitch

Overordnet kategoribaseball, baseball game

6. delivery (om handling) recovery or preservation from loss or danger

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWork is the deliverance of mankind.
A surgeon's job is the saving of lives.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)deliverance, rescue, saving

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkrecovery, retrieval

Mere spesifikke uttrykklifesaving, reclamation, redemption, reformation, salvage, salvage, salvation, salvation, search and rescue mission

7. delivery (om handling) the act of delivering a child

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)obstetrical delivery

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkact, deed, human action, human activity

Mere spesifikke uttrykkabdominal delivery, breech birth, breech delivery, breech presentation, C-section, caesarean, caesarean delivery, caesarean section, caesarian, caesarian delivery, caesarian section, cesarean, cesarean delivery, cesarean section, cesarian, cesarian section, forceps delivery, midwifery

Omfatter disse overordnede uttrykkeneaccouchement, childbearing, childbirth, vaginal birth

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