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Engelsk adjektiv: constituent

1. constituent constitutional in the structure of something (especially your physical makeup)


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)constitutional, constitutive, organic


Uttrykk med lignende betydningessential


Uttrykk med motsatt betydning (antonymer)inessential, unessential


Engelsk substantiv: constituent

1. constituent (om gjenstand) an artifact that is one of the individual parts of which a composite entity is made up; especially a part that can be separated from or attached to a system


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningSpare components for cars.
A component or constituent element of a system.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)component, element


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkpart, portion


Mere spesifikke uttrykkaccessory, add-on, add-on, addition, appurtenance, audio, auto part, car part, computer hardware, crystal, hardware, heating element, improver, ingredient, input, landside, making, module, pel, picture element, pixel, retrofit, spare, spare part, spark gap, supplement

2. constituent (om person) a member of a constituency; a citizen who is represented in a government by officials for whom he or she votes


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningNeeds continued support by constituents to be re-elected.


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkelector, voter


Tilhører disse overordnede uttrykkeneconstituency

3. constituent something determined in relation to something that includes it


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe wanted to feel a part of something bigger than himself.
I read a portion of the manuscript.
The smaller component is hard to reach.
The animal constituent of plankton.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)component, component part, part, portion


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkrelation


Mere spesifikke uttrykkbalance, base, basis, butt, detail, item, item, language unit, linguistic unit, member, particular, point, remainder, residual, residue, residuum, rest, subpart, substance, unit


Omfatter disse overordnede uttrykkenemeronymy, part to whole relation

4. constituent (om kommunikasjon) (grammar) a word or phrase or clause forming part of a larger grammatical construction


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)grammatical constituent


Mindre spesifikke uttrykksyntagm, syntagma


Mere spesifikke uttrykkablative absolute, construction, expression, grammatical construction, immediate constituent, misconstruction, object, subject, term


Omfatter disse overordnede uttrykkenesentence


Overordnet kategorigrammar

5. constituent (om erkjendelse) an abstract part of something


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningJealousy was a component of his character.
Two constituents of a musical composition are melody and harmony.
The grammatical elements of a sentence.
A key factor in her success.
Humor: an effective ingredient of a speech.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)component, element, factor, ingredient


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkdivision, part, section


Mere spesifikke uttrykkbe all and end all, be-all and end-all, plot element, point









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