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Engelsk adjektiv: content

1. content satisfied or showing satisfaction with things as they are


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA contented smile.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)contented


Uttrykk med lignende betydningcomplacent, satisfied, self-complacent, self-satisfied, self-satisfied, smug


Se ogsåhappy, pleased


Uttrykk med motsatt betydning (antonymer)discontent, discontented


Engelsk substantiv: content

1. content (om gruppe) everything that is included in a collection and that is held or included in something


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe emptied the contents of his pockets.
The two groups were similar in content.


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkaccumulation, aggregation, assemblage, collection

2. content (om kommunikasjon) what a communication that is about something is about


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)message, subject matter, substance


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkcommunication


Mere spesifikke uttrykkacknowledgement, acknowledgment, approval, aside, body, bunk, commendation, commitment, corker, counsel, counseling, counselling, dedication, digression, direction, direction, disapproval, discourtesy, disrespect, divagation, drivel, entry, excursus, garbage, guidance, hokum, humor, humour, import, info, information, insertion, instruction, interpolation, latent content, meaning, meaninglessness, memorial, narration, narrative, nonsense, nonsensicality, offer, offering, opinion, packaging, parenthesis, petition, postulation, promotion, promotional material, proposal, publicity, refusal, reminder, request, respects, sensationalism, shocker, significance, signification, statement, statement, story, subject, submission, tale, theme, topic, view, wit, witticism, wittiness

3. content the proportion of a substance that is contained in a mixture or alloy etc.


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkproportion

4. content (om mengde eller mål) the amount that can be contained


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe gas tank has a capacity of 12 gallons.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)capacity


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkvolume


Mere spesifikke uttrykkvital capacity

5. content (om erkjendelse) the sum or range of what has been perceived, discovered, or learned


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)cognitive content, mental object


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkcognition, knowledge, noesis


Mere spesifikke uttrykkacculturation, belief, center, centre, core, culture, disbelief, domain, education, end, essence, experience, food, food for thought, gist, goal, heart, heart and soul, heresy, idea, ignorance, intellectual nourishment, internal representation, inwardness, issue, issue, kernel, knowledge base, knowledge domain, lore, marrow, matter, meat, mental representation, metaknowledge, nitty-gritty, noumenon, nub, object, pith, representation, subject, substance, sum, thing-in-itself, thought, topic, tradition, traditional knowledge, unbelief, universe, universe of discourse, unorthodoxy, wisdom

6. content (om tilstand) the state of being contented with your situation in life


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe relaxed in sleepy contentedness.
They could read to their heart's content.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)contentedness


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkacceptance

7. content (om gjenstand) something (a person or object or scene) selected by an artist or photographer for graphic representation


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA moving picture of a train is more dramatic than a still picture of the same subject.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)depicted object, subject


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkthing


Omfatter disse overordnede uttrykkenescene, view


Engelsk verb: content

1. content (om forbruk, inntak eller anvendelse) satisfy in a limited way


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe contented himself with one glass of beer per day.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody PP


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkcircumscribe, confine, limit

2. content (om følelse) make content


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI am contented.


Eksempler på anvendelseThe good news will content her


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


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkgratify, satisfy


Uttrykk med motsatt betydning (antonymer)discontent









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