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Engelsk navneord: air

1. air (om masse el. substans) a mixture of gases (especially oxygen) required for breathing; the stuff that the wind consists of

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAir pollution.
A smell of chemicals in the air.
Open a window and let in some air.
I need some fresh air.

Mindre specifikke termergas

Mere specifikke termerbreath, hot air, liquid air

Vedrærer disse specifikke termerAr, argon, atomic number 10, atomic number 18, atomic number 36, atomic number 54, atomic number 7, atomic number 8, Kr, krypton, N, Ne, neon, nitrogen, O, oxygen, Xe, xenon

Vedrærer disse overordnede termerair current, current of air, wind

2. air (om sted) the region above the ground

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHer hand stopped in mid air.
He threw the ball into the air.

Mindre specifikke termerpart, region

3. air (om egenskab) a distinctive but intangible quality surrounding a person or thing

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAn air of mystery.
The house had a neglected air.
An atmosphere of defeat pervaded the candidate's headquarters.
The place had an aura of romance.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)atmosphere, aura

Mindre specifikke termerquality

Mere specifikke termermystique, note, vibe, vibration

4. air (om fænomen) a slight wind (usually refreshing)

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe breeze was cooled by the lake.
As he waited he could feel the air on his neck.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)breeze, gentle wind, zephyr

Mindre specifikke termerair current, current of air, wind

Mere specifikke termerbreath, fresh breeze, gentle breeze, light air, light breeze, moderate breeze, sea breeze, strong breeze

5. air (om sted) the mass of air surrounding the Earth

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThere was great heat as the comet entered the atmosphere.
It was exposed to the air.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)atmosphere

Mindre specifikke termerpart, region

Mere specifikke termerairspace

Omfatter disse specifikke termerair space, airspace, ionosphere

Omfatter disse overordnede termerEarth, globe, world

6. air (om masse el. substans) once thought to be one of four elements composing the universe (Empedocles)

Mindre specifikke termerelement

Overordnet anvendelsearchaicism, archaism

7. air (om kommunikation) a succession of notes forming a distinctive sequence

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe was humming an air from Beethoven.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)line, melodic line, melodic phrase, melody, strain, tune

Mindre specifikke termermusic

Mere specifikke termerfanfare, flourish, glissando, idea, leitmotif, leitmotiv, melodic theme, musical theme, part, roulade, signature, signature tune, theme, theme song, theme song, tucket, voice

Omfatter disse specifikke termermusical phrase, phrase

8. air (om kommunikation) medium for radio and television broadcasting

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe program was on the air from 9 til midnight.
The president used the airwaves to take his message to the people.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)airwave

Mindre specifikke termermedium

9. air (om handling) travel via aircraft

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAir travel involves too much waiting in airports.
If you've time to spare go by air.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)air travel, aviation

Mindre specifikke termertravel, traveling, travelling

Mere specifikke termerflight, flying

Indenfor samme emneområdeaviate, belly-land, bring down, buzz, chandelle, crab, crash land, crash-dive, cruise, deplane, ditch, emplane, enplane, fly, fly, fly blind, fly contact, glide, jet, kite, land, nosedive, overfly, pass over, peel off, pilot, power-dive, put down, red-eye, sailplane, soar, solo, stall, stall, stooge, test fly

Engelsk udsagnsord: air

1. air (om opfattelse) expose to fresh air

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAerate your old sneakers.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)aerate, air out

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerexpose

2. air (om kommunikation) be broadcast

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThis show will air Saturdays at 2 P.M..

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

Mere specifikke termerbe on, get on

Overordnet emneområdebroadcast medium, broadcasting

3. air (om kommunikation) broadcast over the airwaves, as in radio or television

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe cannot air this X-rated song.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)beam, broadcast, send, transmit

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something.
Somebody ----s something PP

Mindre specifikke termerair, bare, publicise, publicize

Mere specifikke termerinterrogate, rebroadcast, rerun, satellite, sportscast, telecast, televise


Overordnet emneområdebroadcast medium, broadcasting

4. air (om kommunikation) make public

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe aired her opinions on welfare.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bare, publicise, publicize

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

Mindre specifikke termertell

Mere specifikke termerair, beam, bring out, broadcast, broadcast, bulletin, circularise, circularize, circulate, diffuse, disperse, disseminate, distribute, hype, issue, pass around, propagate, publish, put out, release, send, spread, transmit

5. air (om ændring) expose to warm or heated air, so as to dry

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAir linen.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerdry, dry out

6. air (om ændring) expose to cool or cold air so as to cool or freshen

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAir the old winter clothes.
Air out the smoke-filled rooms.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)air out, vent, ventilate

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerfreshen, refresh

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