Engelsk ordbok

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Engelsk verb: give away

1. give away (om forhold) make a gift of

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe gave away her antique furniture.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkgift, give, present

2. give away (om kommunikasjon) make known to the public information that was previously known only to a few people or that was meant to be kept a secret

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe auction house would not disclose the price at which the van Gogh had sold.
The actress won't reveal how old she is.
Bring out the truth.
He broke the news to her.
Unwrap the evidence in the murder case.

Eksempler på anvendelseThey give away that there was a traffic accident

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)break, bring out, disclose, discover, divulge, expose, let on, let out, reveal, unwrap

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something.
Somebody ----s something to somebody.
Somebody ----s that CLAUSE

Mindre spesifikke uttrykktell

Mere spesifikke uttrykkbabble, babble out, betray, bewray, blab, blab out, blackwash, blow, come out, come out of the closet, confide, leak, let the cat out of the bag, muckrake, out, out, peach, reveal, sing, spill the beans, spring, talk, tattle

Medførerbreak, get around, get out

Utsagnsord med lignende betydningbreak, get around, get out

3. give away (om forhold) formally hand over to the bridegroom in marriage; of a bride by her father

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkdeliver, fork out, fork over, fork up, hand over, render, turn in

4. give away (om kommunikasjon) give away information about somebody

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe told on his classmate who had cheated on the exam.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)betray, denounce, grass, rat, shit, shop, snitch, stag, tell on

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkinform

Mere spesifikke uttrykksell out

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