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Engelsk navneord: exchange

1. exchange (om fænomen) chemical process in which one atom or ion or group changes places with another

Mindre specifikke termerchemical phenomenon

Mere specifikke termerphotochemical exchange

2. exchange (om kommunikation) a mutual expression of views (especially an unpleasant one)

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey had a bitter exchange.

Mindre specifikke termerconversation

3. exchange (om handling) the act of changing one thing for another thing

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAdam was promised immortality in exchange for his disobedience.
There was an interchange of prisoners.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)interchange

Mindre specifikke termergroup action

Mere specifikke termertrade-off, tradeoff

4. exchange (om handling) the act of giving something in return for something received

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningDeductible losses on sales or exchanges of property are allowable.

Mindre specifikke termerdealing, dealings, transaction

Mere specifikke termerlogrolling

5. exchange (om genstand) a workplace that serves as a telecommunications facility where lines from telephones can be connected together to permit communication

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)central, telephone exchange

Mindre specifikke termerwork, workplace

Mere specifikke termercentrex, patchboard, plugboard, switchboard

Omfatter disse overordnede termerphone system, telephone system

6. exchange (om genstand) a workplace for buying and selling; open only to members

Mindre specifikke termerwork, workplace

Mere specifikke termercommodities exchange, commodities market, commodity exchange, corn exchange, securities market, stock exchange, stock market

Omfatter disse specifikke termerfloor, trading floor

7. exchange (om handling) (sports) an unbroken sequence of several successive strokes

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAfter a short rally Connors won the point.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)rally

Mindre specifikke termergroup action

Overordnet emneområdebadminton, lawn tennis, Ping-Pong, squash, squash rackets, squash racquets, table tennis, tennis

8. exchange (om handling) reciprocal transfer of equivalent sums of money (especially the currencies of different countries)

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe earns his living from the interchange of currency.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)interchange

Mindre specifikke termercommerce, commercialism, mercantilism

Mere specifikke termerbarter, conversion, foreign exchange, swap, swop, trade

9. exchange (om handling) the act of putting one thing or person in the place of another:

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe sent Smith in for Jones but the substitution came too late to help.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)commutation, substitution

Mindre specifikke termerchange

Mere specifikke termerablactation, replacement, replacing, subrogation, weaning

10. exchange (om handling) (chess) gaining (or losing) a rook in return for a knight or bishop

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningBlack lost the exchange.

Mindre specifikke termercapture

Overordnet emneområdechess, chess game

11. exchange (om handling) (chess) the capture by both players (usually on consecutive moves) of pieces of equal value

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe endgame began after the exchange of queens.

Mindre specifikke termercapture

Overordnet emneområdechess, chess game

Engelsk udsagnsord: exchange

1. exchange (om forhold) give to, and receive from, one another

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWould you change places with me?.
We have been exchanging letters for a year.

Eksempler på anvendelseThey exchange the goods

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)change, interchange

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

Mindre specifikke termertransfer

Mere specifikke termerbarter, cash, cash in, fill in, ransom, redeem, redeem, sell, stand in, sub, substitute, swap, switch, swop, trade, trade, trade in

2. exchange (om ændring) exchange or replace with another, usually of the same kind or category

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningCould you convert my dollars into pounds?.
He changed his name.
Convert centimeters into inches.
Convert holdings into shares.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)change, commute, convert

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

Mindre specifikke termerreplace

Mere specifikke termerbreak, capitalise, capitalize, launder, rectify, utilize

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningchange, shift, switch

3. exchange (om ændring) change over, change around, as to a new order or sequence

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)switch, switch over

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

Mindre specifikke termerchange by reversal, reverse, turn

4. exchange (om adfærd) hand over one and receive another, approximately equivalent

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningExchange prisoners.
Exchange employees between branches of the company.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termerreassign, transfer

Mere specifikke termeralternate

5. exchange (om forhold) put in the place of another; switch seemingly equivalent items

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe con artist replaced the original with a fake Rembrandt.
Substitute regular milk with fat-free milk.
Synonyms can be interchanged without a changing the context's meaning.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)interchange, replace, substitute

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s something PP.
Somebody ----s something with something

Mindre specifikke termeralter, change, modify

Mere specifikke termerreduce, retool, shift, subrogate, truncate

6. exchange (om ændring) exchange a penalty for a less severe one

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)commute, convert

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termeralter, change, modify

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