Engelsk ordbog

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Engelsk tillægsord: alone

1. alone isolated from others

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningCould be alone in a crowded room.
Was alone with her thoughts.
I want to be alone.

Termer med lignende betydningunsocial

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)social

2. alone lacking companions or companionship

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe was alone when we met him.
She is alone much of the time.
The lone skier on the mountain.
A lonely fisherman stood on a tuft of gravel.
A lonely soul.
A solitary traveler.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)lone, lonely, solitary

Termer med lignende betydningunaccompanied

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)accompanied

3. alone exclusive of anyone or anything else

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe alone believed him.
Cannot live by bread alone.
I'll have this car and this car only.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)only

Termer med lignende betydningexclusive

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)inclusive

4. alone radically distinctive and without equal

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe is alone in the field of microbiology.
This theory is altogether alone in its penetration of the problem.
Bach was unique in his handling of counterpoint.
Craftsmen whose skill is unequaled.
Unparalleled athletic ability.
A breakdown of law unparalleled in our history.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)unequaled, unequalled, unique, unparalleled

Termer med lignende betydningincomparable, uncomparable

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)comparable

Engelsk biord: alone

1. alone without any others being included or involved

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWas entirely to blame.
A school devoted entirely to the needs of problem children.
He works for Mr. Smith exclusively.
Did it solely for money.
The burden of proof rests on the prosecution alone.
A privilege granted only to him.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)entirely, exclusively, only, solely

2. alone without anybody else or anything else

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe child stayed home alone.
The pillar stood alone, supporting nothing.
He flew solo.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)solo, unaccompanied

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