Engelsk ordbok

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Engelsk substantiv: spot

1. spot (om sted) a point located with respect to surface features of some region

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThis is a nice place for a picnic.
A bright spot on a planet.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)place, topographic point

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkpoint

Mere spesifikke uttrykkbirthplace, crest, crown, end, grave, heights, hiding place, high, hole-in-the-wall, holy, holy place, junction, mecca, nesting place, overlook, peak, place of birth, polling place, polling station, pool, puddle, rendezvous, sanctum, scour, service area, showplace, solitude, stop, summit, target, target area, tip, tomb, top, zone

2. spot (om kommunikasjon) a short section or illustration (as between radio or tv programs or in a magazine) that is often used for advertising

Mindre spesifikke uttrykksection, subdivision

3. spot (om egenskap) an outstanding characteristic

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis acting was one of the high points of the movie.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)point

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkcharacteristic

4. spot (om egenskap) a blemish made by dirt

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe had a smudge on his cheek.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)blot, daub, slur, smear, smirch, smudge

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkblemish, defect, mar

Mere spesifikke uttrykkblotch, fingermark, fingerprint, inkblot, splodge, splotch

5. spot (om egenskap) a small contrasting part of something

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA bald spot.
A leopard's spots.
A patch of clouds.
Patches of thin ice.
A fleck of red.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)dapple, fleck, maculation, patch, speckle

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkmarking

Mere spesifikke uttrykkfacula, facula, fret, macula, macula, macule, mock sun, nebula, parhelion, pinpoint, plaque, speck, splash, sundog, sunspot, worn spot

6. spot (om kommunikasjon) a section of an entertainment that is assigned to a specific performer or performance

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey changed his spot on the program.

Mindre spesifikke uttrykksection, subdivision

7. spot (om gjenstand) a business establishment for entertainment

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningNight spot.

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkbusiness establishment, place of business

Mere spesifikke uttrykkcabaret, clip joint, club, hot spot, hotspot, joint, night club, nightclub, nightspot

8. spot (om handling) a job in an organization

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe occupied a post in the treasury.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)berth, billet, office, place, position, post, situation

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkbusiness, job, line, line of work, occupation

Mere spesifikke uttrykkacademicianship, accountantship, admiralty, ambassadorship, apostleship, apprenticeship, associateship, attorneyship, bailiffship, baronetage, bishopry, cadetship, caliphate, captaincy, captainship, cardinalship, chair, chairmanship, chancellorship, chaplaincy, chaplainship, chieftaincy, chieftainship, clerkship, commandership, commandery, comptrollership, consulship, controllership, councillorship, councilorship, counsellorship, counselorship, curacy, curatorship, custodianship, deanery, deanship, directorship, discipleship, editorship, eldership, emirate, episcopate, fatherhood, fatherhood, feudal lordship, foremanship, generalcy, generalship, governorship, headship, headship, hot seat, incumbency, inspectorship, instructorship, internship, judgeship, judicature, khanate, lectureship, legateship, legation, legislatorship, librarianship, lieutenancy, magistracy, magistrature, managership, manhood, marshalship, mastership, mayoralty, messiahship, moderatorship, overlordship, pastorate, pastorship, peasanthood, plum, praetorship, precentorship, preceptorship, prefecture, prelacy, prelature, premiership, presidency, presidentship, primateship, principalship, priorship, proconsulate, proconsulship, proctorship, professorship, protectorship, public office, rabbinate, receivership, rectorate, rectorship, regency, residency, rulership, sainthood, secretaryship, seigneury, seigniory, senatorship, sinecure, solicitorship, speakership, stewardship, studentship, teachership, thaneship, throne, treasurership, tribuneship, trusteeship, vice-presidency, viceroyship, viziership, wardenship, wardership, womanhood

9. spot (om tilstand) a slight attack of illness

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe has a touch of rheumatism.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)touch

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkattack

10. spot (om mengde eller mål) a small piece or quantity of something

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA spot of tea.
A bit of paper.
A bit of lint.
I gave him a bit of my mind.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)bit

Mindre spesifikke uttrykksmall indefinite amount, small indefinite quantity

11. spot (om kommunikasjon) a mark on a die or on a playing card (shape depending on the suit)

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)pip

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkmark, marker, marking

Omfatter disse overordnede uttrykkeneplaying card

12. spot (om gjenstand) a lamp that produces a strong beam of light to illuminate a restricted area; used to focus attention of a stage performer

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)spotlight

Mindre spesifikke uttrykklamp

Tilhører disse overordnede uttrykkenetheater light

13. spot (om gjenstand) a playing card with a specified number of pips on it to indicate its value

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAn eight-spot.

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkplaying card

Mere spesifikke uttrykkeight, eight-spot, five, five-spot, four, four-spot, nine, nine-spot, seven, seven-spot, six, six-spot, ten, ten-spot

14. spot (om handling) an act that brings discredit to the person who does it

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe made a huge blot on his copybook.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)blot, smear, smirch, stain

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkerror, fault, mistake

Engelsk verb: spot

1. spot (om oppfatninger) catch sight of

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)descry, espy, spy

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody

Mindre spesifikke uttrykksight, spy

2. spot (om oppfatninger) detect with the senses

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe fleeing convicts were picked out of the darkness by the watchful prison guards.
I can't make out the faces in this photograph.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)discern, distinguish, make out, pick out, recognise, recognize, tell apart

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody

Mere spesifikke uttrykkdiscriminate, resolve

Kan forårsakecomprehend, perceive

3. spot (om relasjon) mar or impair with a flaw

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHer face was blemished.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)blemish

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkbegrime, bemire, colly, dirty, grime, soil

4. spot (om relasjon) make a spot or mark onto

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe wine spotted the tablecloth.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)blob, blot, fleck

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkchange surface

Mere spesifikke uttrykkbespatter, bespeckle, defile, maculate, spatter, speckle, splotch, stain, sully, tarnish

Utsagnsord med lignende betydningstain

5. spot (om endring) become spotted

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThis dress spots quickly.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkchange

Mere spesifikke uttrykkfox, freckle

6. spot (om endring) mark with a spot or spots so as to allow easy recognition

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningSpot the areas that one should clearly identify.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkmark

Mere spesifikke uttrykkcloud, dapple, freckle, mottle

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