Engelsk ordbok

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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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