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Engelsk tillægsord: cross

1. cross extending or lying across; in a crosswise direction; at right angles to the long axis

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningCross members should be all steel.
From the transverse hall the stairway ascends gracefully.
Transversal vibrations.
Transverse colon.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)thwartwise, transversal, transverse

Termer med lignende betydningcrosswise

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)lengthways, lengthwise

2. cross annoyed and irritable

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bad-tempered, crabbed, crabby, fussy, grouchy, grumpy, ill-tempered

Termer med lignende betydningill-natured

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)good-natured

Engelsk navneord: cross

1. cross (om genstand) a wooden structure consisting of an upright post with a transverse piece

Mindre specifikke termerconstruction, structure

2. cross (om egenskab) a marking that consists of lines that cross each other

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)crisscross, mark

Mindre specifikke termermarking

3. Cross (om genstand) a representation of the structure on which Jesus was crucified; used as an emblem of Christianity or in heraldry

Mindre specifikke termeremblem

Mere specifikke termerCalvary cross, Celtic cross, cross of Calvary, cross of Lorraine, crucifix, Greek cross, Jerusalem cross, Latin cross, Lorraine cross, Maltese cross, papal cross, patriarchal cross, rood, rood-tree, saltire, St. Andrew's cross, St. Anthony's cross, tau cross

4. cross (om tilstand) any affliction that causes great suffering

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThat is his cross to bear.
He bears his afflictions like a crown of thorns.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)crown of thorns

Mindre specifikke termeraffliction

5. cross (om dyr) (genetics) an organism that is the offspring of genetically dissimilar parents or stock; especially offspring produced by breeding plants or animals of different varieties or breeds or species

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA mule is a cross between a horse and a donkey.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)crossbreed, hybrid

Mindre specifikke termerbeing, organism

Mere specifikke termerdihybrid, monohybrid

Overordnet emneområdegenetic science, genetics

6. cross (om handling) (genetics) the act of mixing different species or varieties of animals or plants and thus to produce hybrids

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)crossbreeding, crossing, hybridisation, hybridization, hybridizing, interbreeding

Mindre specifikke termerconjugation, coupling, mating, pairing, sexual union, union

Mere specifikke termerdihybrid cross, monohybrid cross, reciprocal, reciprocal cross, test-cross, testcross

Overordnet emneområdegenetic science, genetics

Engelsk udsagnsord: cross

1. cross (om bevægelse) travel across or pass over

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe caravan covered almost 100 miles each day.

Eksempler på anvendelseThese men cross the river

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)cover, cut across, cut through, get across, get over, pass over, track, traverse

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething is ----ing PP.
Somebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s PP

Mindre specifikke termergo across, go through, pass

Mere specifikke termerbridge, course, crisscross, drive, ford, hop, jaywalk, stride, take, tramp, walk

2. cross (om bevægelse) meet at a point

Eksempler på anvendelseOur properties cross at this point, His fields cross mine at this point

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)intersect

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s.
Something is ----ing PP.
Somebody ----s PP

Mindre specifikke termercome across, encounter, meet, run across, run into, see

Mere specifikke termercross

3. cross (om adfærd) hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWhat ultimately frustrated every challenger was Ruth's amazing September surge.
Foil your opponent.

Eksempler på anvendelseSam cannot cross Sue

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)baffle, bilk, foil, frustrate, queer, scotch, spoil, thwart

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

Mindre specifikke termerforbid, foreclose, forestall, preclude, prevent

Mere specifikke termerdash, disappoint, let down, ruin, short-circuit

4. cross (om bevægelse) fold so as to resemble a cross

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe crossed her legs.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerfold, fold up, turn up

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)uncross

5. cross (om tilstand) to cover or extend over an area or time period

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningRivers traverse the valley floor.
The parking lot spans 3 acres.
The novel spans three centuries.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)span, sweep, traverse

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s something

Mindre specifikke termercontinue, cover, extend

6. cross (om bevægelse) meet and pass

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe trains crossed.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s

Mindre specifikke termercross, intersect

Mere specifikke termerdecussate

7. cross (om tilvejebringelse) trace a line through or across

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningCross your `t'.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerwrite

8. cross (om relation) breed animals or plants using parents of different races and varieties

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningCross a horse and a donkey.
Mendel tried crossbreeding.
These species do not interbreed.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)crossbreed, hybridise, hybridize, interbreed

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerbreed

Mere specifikke termerbackcross

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