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Engelsk substantiv: company

1. company (om gruppe) an institution created to conduct business

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe only invests in large well-established companies.
He started the company in his garage.

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkestablishment, institution

Mere spesifikke uttrykkauto company, broadcasting company, bureau de change, car company, closed shop, corporate investor, distributor, dot com, dot com company, dot-com, drug company, East India Company, electronics company, film company, food company, furniture company, holding company, joint-stock company, Ld., limited company, livery company, Ltd., mining company, mover, moving company, oil company, open shop, packaging company, packaging concern, pharma, pharmaceutical company, pipeline company, printing business, printing company, printing concern, public mover, record company, removal company, removal firm, service, shipper, shipping company, steel company, stock company, subsidiary, subsidiary company, takeover target, target company, think factory, think tank, transportation company, union shop, white knight

2. company (om gruppe) small military unit; usually two or three platoons

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkarmy unit

Mere spesifikke uttrykktrainband

Tilhører disse spesifikke uttrykkeneplatoon

Tilhører disse overordnede uttrykkenebattalion, battle group

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

3. company (om tilstand) the state of being with someone

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe missed their company.
He enjoyed the society of his friends.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)companionship, fellowship, society

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkfriendly relationship, friendship

Mere spesifikke uttrykkfreemasonry

4. company (om gruppe) organization of performers and associated personnel (especially theatrical)

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe traveling company all stayed at the same hotel.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)troupe

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkorganisation, organization

Mere spesifikke uttrykkballet company, chorus, circus, Greek chorus, minstrel show, minstrelsy, opera company, theater company

Tilhører disse spesifikke uttrykkenecast, cast of characters, dramatis personae

5. company (om person) a social or business visitor

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe room was a mess because he hadn't expected company.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)caller

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkvisitant, visitor

6. company (om gruppe) a social gathering of guests or companions

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe house was filled with company when I arrived.

Mindre spesifikke uttrykksocial affair, social gathering

Mere spesifikke uttrykkattendance, cohort, number

7. company (om gruppe) a band of people associated temporarily in some activity

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey organized a party to search for food.
The company of cooks walked into the kitchen.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)party

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkband, circle, lot, set

Mere spesifikke uttrykkfatigue party, landing party, party to the action, party to the transaction, rescue party, search party, stretcher party, war party

8. company (om gruppe) crew of a ship including the officers; the whole force or personnel of a ship

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)ship's company

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkcomplement, full complement

Tilhører disse spesifikke uttrykkenecrew

9. company (om gruppe) a unit of firefighters including their equipment

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA hook-and-ladder company.

Mindre spesifikke uttrykksocial unit, unit

Engelsk verb: company

1. company (om tilstand) be a companion to somebody

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)accompany, companion, keep company

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkaffiliate, associate, assort, consort

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